jack and jill

jack and jill
Noun. A pill. Cockney rhyming slang. Mainly London use

English slang and colloquialisms. 2014.

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  • Jack and Jill — may have one of the following meanings.* Jack and Jill (song), also nursery rhymePerformed works: * Jack Jill (TV series) *Jack and Jill (film) * Jack and Jill (Raydio song) Other written works: * Jack and Jill (magazine) * Jack and Jill (comic)… …   Wikipedia

  • Jack and Jill — [Jack and Jill] a traditional ↑nursery rhyme. The first verse is: Jack and Jill went up the hill To fetch a pail of water. Jack fell down and broke his crown And Jill came tumbling after …   Useful english dictionary

  • Jack and Jill — two children in a ↑nursery rhyme (=an old song or poem for young children.) The rhyme goes: Jack and Jill went up the hill/To fetch a pail of water;/Jack fell down and broke his crown,/And Jill came tumbling after …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • Jack and Jill —    One of the many popular *nursery rhymes which have suffered the indignity of being subjected to implausible origin theories. The earliest known text dates from c.1765, starting life as Jack and Gill , two boys, and only one verse long until… …   A Dictionary of English folklore

  • Jack and Jill — a traditional nursery rhyme. The first verse is: Jack and Jill went up the hill To fetch a pail of water. Jack fell down and broke his crown And Jill came tumbling after. * * * …   Universalium

  • Jack and Jill —  Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différentes œuvres portant le même titre. Jack Jill : série télévisée américaine de 1999 Jack and Jill : film américain Catégorie : Homonymie de titre …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Jack and Jill (song) — Jack and Jill is a classic nursery rhyme of the English speaking world. The origin of the rhyme is obscure and there are several theories that attempt to interpret the lyrics. The rhyme is known to date back to at least the eighteenth century.… …   Wikipedia

  • Jack and Jill (dance) — Jack and Jill (J J) or Dance with a Stranger (DWAS) is a format of competition in partner dancing, where the competing couples are the result of random matching of leaders and followers. Rules of matching vary. The name comes from the popular… …   Wikipedia

  • Jack and Jill (comic) — Jack and Jill was a British children s comic published between 27 February 1954 and 29 June 1985, a run of approximately 1,640 issues. The title was derived from the nursery rhyme of the same title but the characters Jack and Jill of Buttercup… …   Wikipedia

  • Jack and Jill (organization) — Jack and Jill of America is an American organization formed during the Great Depression. It grew out of the community work of upper class African American women in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, who wanted their children to have cultural… …   Wikipedia

  • Jack and Jill (magazine) — Jack and Jill is a bimonthly American magazine for children 7 to 10 years old which takes its title from the nursery rhyme of the same name. It features stories and educational activities. The magazine was launched by Curtis Publishing Company in …   Wikipedia

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