a Chinese ceramic jar having a wide mouth, a globular body, and a dome-shaped cover.
[jin-jer-lee] /ˈdʒɪn dʒər li/ adverb 1. with great care or caution; warily. adjective 2. cautious, careful, or wary. /ˈdʒɪndʒəlɪ/ adverb 1. in a cautious, reluctant, or timid manner adjective 2. cautious, reluctant, or timid adv. 1510s, “elegantly, daintily,” perhaps from Old French gensor, comp. of gent “dainty, delicate,” from Latin gentius “(well)-born” (see gentle). Meaning […]
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.