AskDefine | Define jag

Dictionary Definition



1 a sharp projection on an edge or surface; "he clutched a jag of the rock"
2 a slit in a garment that exposes material of a different color underneath; used in Renaissance clothing
3 a flap along the edge of a garment; used in medieval clothing [syn: dag]
4 a bout of drinking or drug taking v : cut teeth into; make a jagged cutting edge [also: jagging, jagged]

User Contributed Dictionary



  • , /ʤæɡ/, /dZ

Extensive Definition

JAG or Jag may refer to:
  • Jobs for America's Graduates
  • Judge Advocate General's Corps, the judicial arm of a nation's military
  • JAG, a U.S.-produced television show based on the U.S. Navy Judge Advocate General's Corps
  • JAG (band), a Christian rock band
  • Judicial Arbiter Group
  • Java Applications Group, formed when Lighthouse Design was purchased by Sun Microsystems
  • Java Application Generator, an open-source tool for generating Java EE applications
  • James Alexander Gordon (announcer), announcer on the BBC's Sports Report
  • Johan August Gripenstedt, Swedish politician and statesman
  • An informal name given to things named Jaguar
  • An extended period of drug-induced studying
  • A tool used in cleaning the inside of shotgun barrels
  • The IATA code for Jacobabad Airbase, an airport in Pakistan
  • A popular term given to attempts to gain publicity for a musical performance via the internet
  • A derogatory slang term, popular in the Chicago region, referring to someone considered to be a jerk, short for "jag-off" ("jack-off" or "jerk-off")
  • A derogatory slang term for a homosexual man of Japanese descent, derived from the combination of the words "Japanese" and "fag"
  • Just Another Geek - A Geek slang term to offset the Footer overload attached to emails, usually finished with a binary number like 1024. If the Geek does not have multiple certifications like CCIE/MCSE/etc, they could just be a JAG.
  • The abbreviated name for JAG Communications, a mobile phone retailer based in the south west of England.
  • Jag a song on The Mad Capsule Markets' album Osc-Dis.
  • Jag is also an abbreviation for Punjabi names such as Jagdish, Jagwant, Jagvinder, etc
  • Jag is the Swedish word for I
  • A common slang term in Scotland for an Injection
jag in German: JAG
jag in Esperanto: JAG
jag in Indonesian: JAG
jag in Italian: JAG
jag in Japanese: JAG
jag in Polish: JAG

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