[ad-uh mz] /ˈæd əmz/
Charles (Samuel) 1912–88, U.S. cartoonist.
Jane, 1860–1935, U.S. social worker and writer: Nobel Peace Prize 1931.
Jane. 1860–1935, US social reformer, feminist, and pacifist, who founded Hull House, a social settlement in Chicago: Nobel peace prize 1931
- Jane cowl
[koul] /kaʊl/ noun 1. Jane, 1884–1950, U.S. actress and playwright. /kaʊl/ noun 1. a hood, esp a loose one 2. the hooded habit of a monk 3. a cover fitted to a chimney to increase ventilation and prevent draughts 4. the part of a car body that supports the windscreen and the bonnet 5. (aeronautics) […]
- Jane crow
noun phrase Discrimination against women: segregation by sex, describing it as ”Jane Crow” [1960s+; fr Jim Crow]
[doh] /doʊ/ noun 1. a fictitious name used in legal proceedings for a female party whose true name is not known.
[jeyn air] /ˈdʒeɪn ˈɛər/ noun 1. a novel (1847) by Charlotte Brontë. Jane Eyre [(air) (1847)] A novel by Charlotte Brontë. Jane Eyre serves as governess to the ward of the mysterious and moody Edward Rochester. He proposes to her, but Jane discovers that he is already married to an insane woman. Eventually Jane and […]