Definition of jenny in English:
noun (plural jennies)
1A female donkey or ass.
- Both jennies have foals each year which the couple sell on to fellow donkey lovers.
- The ‘boys’ are pastured adjacent to the mares and jennies, and electric fencing keeps everybody back.
- The first solution to this bottleneck appeared around 1765 when James Hargreaves, a carpenter by trade, invented his cotton-spinning jenny.
Early 17th century (used to denote a female mammal or bird): pet form of the given name Janet (compare with jack1).
Words that rhyme with jennyantennae, any, Benny, blenny, Dene, fenny, Kenny, Kilkenny, Lenny, many, penne, penny, Rennie
Definition of jenny in:
- US English dictionary
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