Jemmy

Adjective

  • (archaic) spruce; elegant.

Noun

  • (archaic, Britain, slang) A baked sheep's head.
  • Alternative spelling of jimmy (crowbar).
  • (obsolete, slang) A greatcoat.
  • (Australia, slang) An immigrant.

Verb

  • Alternative spelling of jimmy (open with a crowbar).
  • To shoehorn, to cram.

    "two thousand people jemmied into a stadium built for fifteen hundred"

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