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Found 3 items, similar to jade.
English → Indonesian (quick) Definition: jade giok
English → English (WordNet) Definition: jade jade n 1: a semiprecious gemstone that takes a high polish; is usually green but sometimes whitish; consists of jadeite or nephrite [syn: jadestone] 2: a woman adulterer [syn: adulteress, fornicatress, hussy, loose woman, slut, strumpet, trollop] 3: a light green color varying from bluish green to yellowish green [syn: jade green] 4: an old or over-worked horse [syn: hack, nag, plug] jade v 1: get tired of something or somebody [syn: tire, pall, weary, fatigue] 2: exhaust or tire through overuse or great strain or stress; “We wore ourselves out on this hike” [syn: tire, wear upon , tire out, wear, weary, wear out, outwear, wear down, fag out, fag, fatigue] [ant: refresh] jade adj : similar to the color of jade; especially varying from bluish green to yellowish green [syn: jade-green]
English → English (gcide) Definition: Jade Jade \Jade\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Jaded; p. pr. & vb. n. Jading.] [1913 Webster] 1. To treat like a jade; to spurn. [Obs.] --Shak. [1913 Webster] 2. To make ridiculous and contemptible. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] I do now fool myself, to let imagination jade me. --Shak. [1913 Webster] 3. To exhaust by overdriving or long-continued labor of any kind; to tire, make dull, or wear out by severe or tedious tasks; to harass. [1913 Webster] The mind, once jaded by an attempt above its power, . . . checks at any vigorous undertaking ever after. --Locke. Syn: To fatigue; tire; weary; harass. Usage: To Jade, Fatigue, Tire, Weary. Fatigue is the generic term; tire denotes fatigue which wastes the strength; weary implies that a person is worn out by exertion; jade refers to the weariness created by a long and steady repetition of the same act or effort. A little exertion will tire a child or a weak person; a severe or protracted task wearies equally the body and the mind; the most powerful horse becomes jaded on a long journey by a continual straining of the same muscles. Wearied with labor of body or mind; tired of work, tired out by importunities; jaded by incessant attention to business. [1913 Webster] Jade \Jade\ (j[=a]d), n. [F., fr. Sp. jade, fr. piedra de ijada stone of the side, fr. ijada flank, side, pain in the side, the stone being so named because it was supposed to cure this pain. Sp. ijada is derived fr. L. ilia flanks. Cf. Iliac.] 1. (Min.) A stone, commonly of a pale to dark green color but sometimes whitish. It is very hard and compact, capable of fine polish, and is used for ornamental purposes and for implements, esp. in Eastern countries and among many early peoples. [1913 Webster] Note: The general term jade includes nephrite, a compact variety of tremolite with a specific gravity of 3, and also the mineral jadeite, a silicate of alumina and soda, with a specific gravity of 3.3. The latter is the more highly prized and includes the feitsui of the Chinese. The name has also been given to other tough green minerals capable of similar use. [1913 Webster] 2. A color resembling that of jade[1]; it varies from yellowish-green to bluish-green. [PJC] Jade \Jade\, n. [OE. jade; cf. Prov. E. yaud, Scot. yade, yad, yaud, Icel. jalda a mare.] [1913 Webster] 1. A mean or tired horse; a worthless nag. --Chaucer. [1913 Webster] Tired as a jade in overloaden cart. --Sir P. Sidney. [1913 Webster] 2. A disreputable or vicious woman; a wench; a quean; also, sometimes, a worthless man. --Shak. [1913 Webster] She shines the first of battered jades. --Swift. [1913 Webster] 3. A young woman; -- generally so called in irony or slight contempt. [1913 Webster] A souple jade she was, and strang. --Burns. [1913 Webster] Jade \Jade\, v. i. To become weary; to lose spirit. [1913 Webster] They . . . fail, and jade, and tire in the prosecution. --South. [1913 Webster]

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