The word “jacks” has 1 syllable: jacks.

It's pronounced as /dʒæks/.

What is synonym and antonym for jacks?

In the thesaurus, “jacks” has 17 synonyms.

Here are synonyms for jacks along with examples of usage in sentences.

Synonyms for jacks

  • banners
  • dudes
  • flags
  • funds
  • gentlemen
  • guys
  • hoist
  • loggers
  • lumberjacks
  • lumbermen
  • males
  • mariners
  • navigators
  • pools
  • pots
  • sailors
  • shove

Meanings of jacks

  • noun
    1. A coarse mediaeval coat of defence, especially one made of leather.
    2. A man.
    3. A device or utensil.
    4. A non-tool object or thing.
    5. A plant or animal.
    6. The edible fruit of the Asian tree (Artocarpus heterophyllus); also the tree itself.
    7. A home run.
    8. (games) A children's game involving picking up objects; knucklebones; jackstones.
    9. Alternative form of jakes: an outhouse or lavatory.

Example Sentences

  • The children played an energetic game of hopscotch, using small stones as jacks.
  • During the break, students huddled together for a quick game of jacks in the schoolyard.
  • The mechanic reached for his toolbox and grabbed a set of sturdy metal jacks.
  • In the nostalgic attic, old toys like marbles and jacks brought back fond memories.
  • As the sun set, friends gathered on the porch to enjoy a game of jacks and share stories.

On this page you'll find 17 synonyms or another words to jacks, such as: banners, dudes, flags, funds, gentlemen, guys, hoist.

Make sure to choose synonyms and antonyms that are appropriate for the context of the sentence.

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