Definition of Jedi in English:


Syllabification: Jed·i
Pronunciation: /ˈjedˌī
(also Jedi knight or Jedi warrior)

noun (plural same or Jedis)

  • 1A member of the mystical knightly order in the Star Wars films, trained to guard peace and justice in the universe.
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    • The Jedi are primarily mystical, though they can, of course, deploy their knowledge of Right to achieve intellectual understanding.
    • They were all but exterminated by the Jedi a thousand years ago, but the evil order continued in secrecy.
    • The Jedi are stretched to the limit trying to keep peace and order in the galaxy.
  • 1.1Anyone with special privileges or supernormal powers reminiscent of a Jedi: these guys hang out in places mere mortal lobbyists who were not Jedi warriors cannot go
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    • True Jedi know that all power comes ultimately from within, and so it is within ourselves that we must look if we are to prevail.
    • Through your decisions, you may become either a light-side or dark-side Jedi.
    • Within five minutes all twenty-four of us Jedi were standing in the Council room waiting instructions.

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