Definition of "jay" []

  • The letter j. (noun)
  • Any of various often crested birds of the genera Garrulus, Cyanocitta, Aphelocoma, and related genera within the family Corvidae, often having a loud, harsh call. Also called jaybird. (noun)
  • An overly talkative person; a chatterbox. (noun)
  • Any of various passerine birds of the family Corvidae (crows), esp the Eurasian Garrulus glandarius, with a pinkish-brown body, blue-and-black wings, and a black-and-white crest (noun)

American Heritage(R) Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright (c) 2011 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

  • A foolish or gullible person (noun) (c) HarperCollins Publishers Ltd 2016

Use "jay" in a sentence
  • "N again jay is not hittin her because she a strong blak women that can have any man why be with an abusive one and besides her father wouldnt have it"
  • "Actually, the bikies were wedding guests, but a jay is a jay apparently."
  • "If another jay is around, each becomes much less discriminating and just grabs and dashes."