[joo-see] /ˈdʒu si/
adjective, juicier, juiciest.
full of ; succulent:
a juicy pear.
very profitable, appealing, interesting, satisfying, or substantive:
a juicy contract; a juicy part in a movie.
very interesting or colorful, especially when slightly scandalous or improper:
a juicy bit of gossip.
adjective juicier, juiciest
full of juice
provocatively interesting; spicy: juicy gossip
(slang) voluptuous or seductive: she’s a juicy bit
(mainly US & Canadian) profitable: a juicy contract
early 15c., from juice (n.) + -y (2). Figurative sense “weathly, full of some desired quality” is from 1620s; sense of “lively, suggestive, sensational” is from 1883. Related: Juiciness.
Interesting in a sexy or scandalous way; sensational; racy: He spared us none of the juicy details (1883+)
[zhweez di faw-rah] /ˈʒwiz dɪ ˈfɔ rɑ/ noun 1. a city in SE Brazil, N of Rio de Janeiro. /Portuguese ʒuˈiʃ di ˈfɔra/ noun 1. a city in SE Brazil, in Minas Gerais state on the Rio de Janeiro–Belo Horizonte railway: textiles. Pop: 502 000 (2005 est)
[joo-jit-soo] /dʒuˈdʒɪt su/ noun 1. a method developed in Japan of defending oneself without the use of weapons by using the strength and weight of an adversary to disable him. 2. the use of an opponent’s strengths or one’s own weaknesses to accomplish one’s goals: That was a kind of intellectual jujitsu, the way she […]
[joo-joo] /ˈdʒu dʒu/ noun 1. an object venerated superstitiously and used as a fetish or amulet by tribal peoples of West Africa. 2. the magical power attributed to such an object. 3. a ban or interdiction effected by it. /ˈdʒuːdʒuː/ noun 1. an object superstitiously revered by certain W African peoples and used as a […]
noun See juju