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Jake Johnson wanted to make clear that he was the great American actor, not just the funny guy on 'New Girl.'
Colin Trevorrow

Meaning of "jake" in the English dictionary

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ETYMOLOGY OF THE WORD JAKE

Probably from the name Jake.
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Etymology is the study of the origin of words and their changes in structure and significance.
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PRONUNCIATION OF JAKE

jake  [dʒeɪk] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF JAKE

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Jake is an adjective.
The adjective is the word that accompanies the noun to determine or qualify it.

WHAT DOES JAKE MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of jake in the English dictionary

The definition of jake in the dictionary is satisfactory; all right.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH JAKE


bake
beɪk
Blake
bleɪk
brake
breɪk
break
breɪk
cake
keɪk
cupcake
ˈkʌpˌkeɪk
drake
dreɪk
earthquake
ˈɜːθˌkweɪk
fake
feɪk
intake
ˈɪnˌteɪk
lake
leɪk
make
meɪk
mistake
mɪˈsteɪk
outbreak
ˈaʊtˌbreɪk
sake
seɪk
shake
ʃeɪk
snake
sneɪk
steak
steɪk
take
teɪk
wake
weɪk

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE JAKE

jailless
jailor
jailoress
Jain
Jaina
Jainism
Jainist
Jaipur
jak
Jakarta
jakes
jakey
jakfruit
Jakobson
Jalalabad
Jalandhar
jalap
Jalapa
jalapic
jalapin

WORDS THAT END LIKE JAKE

ake
awake
birthday cake
bukkake
cheesecake
chocolate cake
devil´s food cake
handshake
pancake
pound cake
quake
rake
Red Deer Lake
remake
salt lake
snowflake
Timberlake
undertake
uptake
wedding cake

Synonyms and antonyms of jake in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «jake» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF JAKE

Find out the translation of jake to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of jake from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «jake» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

杰克
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

jake
570 millions of speakers

English

jake
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

जेक
380 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Arabic

جيك
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

Джейк
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

jake
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

জেক
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

jake
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Jake
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

jake
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

ジェイク
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

제이크
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Jake
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

jake
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

ஜேக்
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

जेक्
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

jake
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

jake
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

Jake
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

Джейк
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

jake
30 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Greek

Τζέικ
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

Jake
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

jake
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

jake
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of jake

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «JAKE»

The term «jake» is very widely used and occupies the 8.311 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «JAKE» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about jake

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4 QUOTES WITH «JAKE»

Famous quotes and sentences with the word jake.
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Angus T. Jones
Jake from 'Two and a Half Men' means nothing. He is a non-existent character.
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Jolene Purdy
Jake Gyllenhaal is such a nice guy.
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Jake Roberts
Jake Roberts has a hard enough time being jake Roberts. The truth is a brutal thing, I just hope that the kids take the time to learn about each of the wrestlers in the game, and if the kids can learn from our mistakes, that would make me a happy man.
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Colin Trevorrow
Jake Johnson wanted to make clear that he was the great American actor, not just the funny guy on 'New Girl.'

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «JAKE»

Discover the use of jake in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to jake and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Just Jake
A first installment in a new series written by a 13-year-old author follows the experiences of young Jake, who endures the drama and frustrations of being the new kid in school.
Jake Marcionette, 2014
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Jake
When ten-year-old Jake's widowed mother breaks her leg just before Christmas while her sister and best friend are both away, a grandfather Jake barely remembers must come to Baltimore, Maryland, to help a neighbor take care of him.
Audrey Couloumbis, 2011
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Jake Ransom and the Skull King's Shadow
When a mysterious envelope arrives for Jake Ransom, he and his older sister, Kady, are plunged into a gripping chain of events.
James Rollins, 2009
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Jake and Lily
This is an often funny, poignant, and profound story of growing up, growing apart, and the difficult process of figuring out who you really are. This is a story about me, Lily. And me, Jake. We're twins and we're exactly alike. Not exactly!
Jerry Spinelli, 2012
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Jake Drake, Bully Buster
Who did the teacher assign to be Link's partner? You guessed it. Jake has to use all his smarts -- and his heart as well -- to turn himself from Jake Drake, Bully Magnet, to Jake Drake, Bully Buster.
Andrew Clements, 2012
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Jake
In this book, Jake Pickle tells the story of a long lifetime spent in public service, including thirty-one years as Representative for Texas' Tenth Congressional District.
J. J. Pickle, 1997
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Jake Drake, Know-It-All
Jake's desire to win the school science fair almost costs him his best friend.
Andrew Clements, 2012
8
The Graduation of Jake Moon
Fourteen-year-old Jake recalls how he has spent the last four years of his life watching his grandfather descend slowly but surely into the horrors of Alzheimer's disease. 12,500 first printing.
Barbara Park, 2000
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The Outpost: An Untold Story of American Valor
In THE OUTPOST, Jake Tapper gives us the powerful saga of COP Keating, from its establishment to eventual destruction, introducing us to an unforgettable cast of soldiers and their families, and to a place and war that has remained ...
Jake Tapper, 2012
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Jake Drake, Class Clown
Knock, knock. Who's there? Jake. Jake who? Jake Drake, Class Clown. Miss Bruce is the new student teacher in second grade, and she never smiles. Never.
Andrew Clements, 2012

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «JAKE»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term jake is used in the context of the following news items.
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Rachel McAdams Calls Jake Gyllenhaal's Transformation For …
(Photo : Getty Images - Jason Merritt) Jake Gyllenhaal and Rachel McAdams at the 2015 ESPYS on July 15, 2015 in Los Angeles, California. «Design & Trend, Jul 15»
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Jake Gyllenhaal taps his inner angst with Southpaw - The Scotsman
Still out to prove himself, Jake Gyllenhaal believes Southpaw happened along at the right moment in his career. Photograph: todd heisler ... «Scotsman, Jul 15»
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Jake Gyllenhaal's 'Southpaw' Transformation
Jake Gyllenhaal's 'Southpaw' Transformation ... Jake Gyllenhaal hits rock bottom in his new drama “Southpaw,” and taking on the role was no ... «Access Hollywood, Jul 15»
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TOWIE's Chloe Lewis finally moves on from ex boyfriend Jake Hall …
But Chloe Lewis, 24, has finally kissed goodbye to her on/off boyfriend Jake Hall, after she found out on Sunday's episode that he had got ... «Daily Mail, Jul 15»
5
Sinead O'Connor becomes a grandmother after her son Jake
Taking to Facebook on 18 July, the star announced that her son Jake Reynolds welcomed a baby boy by posting a cartoon which spelled out ... «International Business Times UK, Jul 15»
6
Lauren Goodger slips into sexy silk dress for cosy snap with …
Overshare: Lauren Goodger forgot her own rules on Saturday as she shared a snap of her and reunited boyfriend Jake McLean cosying up on ... «Daily Mail, Jul 15»
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VIDEO: Jake Elwell's two-run single leads Greenfield Post 81 over …
Jake Elwell (14) led Greenfield Post 81 over Northampton Post 28 Friday, ... Nine-hitter Jake Elwell was again the hero, driving in the tying and ... «MassLive.com, Jul 15»
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90-in-90 Breaking Down the Miami Dolphins Roster: Jake Stoneburner
Today, we look at tight end Jake Stoneburner. Tweet Share on ... So, what do you think will happen to Jake Stoneburnerr? Does he make ... «The Phinsider, Jul 15»
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Hull City still in dark over Jake Livermore future | Hull Daily Mail
HULL City manager Steve Bruce has revealed he is still unsure of when Jake Livermore's future will be resolved as they await news of a ... «Hull Daily Mail, Jul 15»
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Jake Gyllenhaal and Naomi Watts's drama Demolition is coming to …
Fox Searchlight Pictures will give the new film from Dallas Buyers Club director Jean-Marc Vallée a limited US release on April 8, 2016. Jake ... «Digital Spy UK, Jul 15»

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« EDUCALINGO. Jake [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/jake>. Nov 2019 ».
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