[jin-jer-lee] /ˈdʒɪn dʒər li/
with great care or caution; warily.
cautious, careful, or wary.
in a cautious, reluctant, or timid manner
cautious, reluctant, or timid
1510s, “elegantly, daintily,” perhaps from Old French gensor, comp. of gent “dainty, delicate,” from Latin gentius “(well)-born” (see gentle). Meaning “extremely cautiously” is from c.1600.
noun 1. any of various plants belonging to the genus Hedychium, of the ginger family, native to Asia, especially the white ginger, H. coronarium, having white, fragrant flowers.
adjective Excellent; splendid; neat (1940s+ Teenagers)
[jin-jer-root, -roo t] /ˈdʒɪn dʒərˌrut, -ˌrʊt/ noun 1. the rhizome of the ginger plant.
[jin-jer-snap] /ˈdʒɪn dʒərˌsnæp/ noun 1. a small, brittle cookie flavored with and molasses.