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Definition of the noun jalopy
What does jalopy mean as a name of something?
noun - plural: jalopies
- a car that is old and unreliable
Alternative definition of the noun jalopy
"Jalopy" is a 1953 comedy film starring The Bowery Boys. The film was released on February 15, 1953 by Allied Artists and is the twenty-ninth film in the series.
- country: United States of America
- language: English Language
- director: William Beaudine
- cinematography by Harry Neumann
- set decoration by Robert Priestley
- genre: Comedy
- released on (61 years ago)
"Jalopy" is an album that was nominated for Instrumental Album of the Year in the 2008 Juno Awards.
- artist: Joey Wright
- award: - Juno Award for Instrumental Album of the Year nomination for Joey Wright
Jalopy a.k.a. Jalopy Theatre and School of Music is a Venue in New York City.
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Jalopy a.k.a. Decrepit car: A decrepit car is a car that is often old and damaged and is in a barely functional state. Numerous slang terms are used to describe such cars, which vary by country and region, including hoopty, jalopy, clunker, lemon, banger, bomb, beater, rust bucket, voodoo, wreck, or rattletrap.
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Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Jalopy
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Java 8 Pocket Guide (2014)
Instant Help for Java Programmers by Robert Liguori, Patricia Liguori
Jalopy is a source code formatter for Java that has plugins for Eclipse, jEdit, NetBeans, and other tools. JDocs JDocs is a documentation repository that provides web access to Java API documentation of ...
by Off Track Planet, Off Planet
The Jalopy is a little music school and performance space in Red Hook, Brooklyn .
Still at the Cottage (2011)
Or the Cabin, the Shack, the Lake, the Beach, or Camp by Charles Gordon
For a start, the old jalopy is a lot bigger, a van sort of thing, not much fun to drive, but it has to be that big because we are putting more things into it. There are golf clubs now, and wet-suits and CD players and laptop computers and various ...
It's a Wonderful Word (2011)
The Real Origins of Our Favourite Words by Albert Jack
A jalopy is a beaten-up old wreck of a car, or any other worn-out piece of machinery. The definitive origin of this unusual word is unknown, although it was first noted in 1924 as American slang and then widely used during the 1930s when the ...
Leveraging Java Open Source Technologies by Brian Sam-Bodden, Christopher M Judd
Jalopy is a Java source-code formatter that reads an XML configuration file that determines the style to apply to the code. By default it's configured to follow the Sun code conventions for the Java programming language (see http:// java.
Vocabulary Building by Manik Joshi
jalopy [noun] an old car that is in bad condition Use in a sentence: While younger consumers are springing for new clothes, when it comes to cars, ...
by Jeff Breitenstein
jalopy (also jallopy or jalop) (ja- LOP-ee) 1. n. Any old, substantially dilapidated automobile. Although its origins ...
by Vijaya Kumar
MlssPEL'r WORD jackal jackel jaguar jagaur jalopy jalapy jamboree jamborrie janitor janiter January J anury jargon jargen jasmine jasmin jaundice jaundise javelin javlin jazz j az jealous jelous jealousy jelousy jeopardise jepardise jersey ...
Crossword Puzzle Dictionary (1988)
by Nila Gott
UNEVEN jaguar _ CAT, PUMA, jai alai ball _ PELOTA jai alai racquet _ CESTA jail _ JUG, CLINK, COOLER, SLAMMER, HOOSEGOW jalopy _ HEAP, CRATE Jamaica (pert to) bitter wood _ QUASSIA capital _ KINGSTON cobnut _ QUABE.
by Bill Bryson
jalopy. Old car. jalousie. Type of slatted shutter. jamb. Not jam.
by Dale Erwin, Tessa Fedele
jalopy; (person) wretch, old fart. cauce see caucia. caucenaro п.т. оне who prepares mortar; place where mortar is prepared. caucia n.f. lime, whitewash; na mana 'e ~ a Coat oflime, a coat of whitewash. caucia v.t. to kick.
by Ken Ludden
JALOPY – 1) outdated means of attempting to reach goals without traveling on path; 2) holding on to one's obsession Page 152 .
by Ken Ludden
JALOPY – 1) outdated means of attempting to reach goals without traveling on path; 2) holding on to one's obsession to avoid traveling on ...
The Word Rhythm Dictionary (2014)
A Resource for Writers, Rappers, Poets, and Lyricists by Timothy Polashek
CANADY GENNADY GLISSANDI BACARDI GADHAFI ASAHI PATAKI MALARKEY KOWALSKI SOMALI ACCOMPLI+ SALAMI PASTRAMI KHATAMI GIOVANNI+ JALOPY SAFARI ATARI AKASHI BUGATTI AMATI MARATHI APONTE AVANTI ...
by David Singleton
jalopy; alter K., old rattletrap. (Harrap's Concise German and English Dictionary - Sawers, 1982) luonto nature; kdvelld luonnossa walk in the countryside; luonnon tuhoaminen destruction of the environment; maksaa luonnossa ...
by Merriam-Webster, Inc
stopple, topple estoppel oppler \äp-br\ Doppler, poplar oppy \äp-ë\ choppy, copy, crappie, floppy, gloppy, hoppy, kopje, poppy, sloppy, soppy, stroppy jalopy, okapi, serape microcopy, Nahuel Huapi, photocopy opra \äp-ra\ copra, opera ops ...
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Old Pickup Grill
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Old car done up in the jalopy style.
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That's the best term for one of the pre-war high school cruisers. Seen in the car and boat show, LaConner, Washington
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San Jose, California
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- Owners of the Giddy-Up Jalopy
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- Jalopy 3D
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- Old jalopy
A rusting old jalopy in Hackberry, a small Arizona town just outside the middle of nowhere.
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- Old jalopy along the Wall Street Mill trail
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- Santa in a jalopy, n.d. / by Sam Hood
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Video shows what jalopy means. An old, dilapidated vehicle.. jalopy synonyms: flivver, hooptie, tin Lizzie. jalopy pronunciation. How to pronounce, definition by ...
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Scrabble value of J8A1L1O1P3Y4
The value of this 6-letter word is 18 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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