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We found 26 dictionaries with English definitions that include the word jack-in-the-box:
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General dictionaries General (24 matching dictionaries)
  1. jack-in-the-box: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]
  2. jack-in-the-box: Oxford Dictionaries [home, info]
  3. jack-in-the-box: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  4. jack-in-the-box, jack-in-the-box: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  5. jack-in-the-box: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  6. jack-in-the-box: Wordnik [home, info]
  7. jack-in-the-box: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  8. jack-in-the-box: Wiktionary [home, info]
  9. jack-in-the-box: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  10. jack-in-the-box: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  11. jack-in-the-box: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  12. jack-in-the-box: Online Etymology Dictionary [home, info]
  13. jack-in-the-box: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  14. jack-in-the-box: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  15. Jack-in-the-box: Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  16. jack-in-the-box: Rhymezone [home, info]
  17. jack-in-the-box: AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  18. jack-in-the-box: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  19. jack-in-the-box: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  20. jack-in-the-box: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  21. jack-in-the-box: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  22. jack-in-the-box: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (1 matching dictionary)
  1. jack-in-the-box: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Slang dictionaries Slang (1 matching dictionary)
  1. jack-in-the-box: Urban Dictionary [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (jack-in-the-box)

noun:  plaything consisting of a toy clown that jumps out of a box when the lid is opened

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