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English definition of “jammy”

jammy

adjective uk   /ˈdʒæm.i/ us  

jammy adjective (LUCKY)

informal unfairly lucky: He wasn't even trying to score - the ball just bounced off the jammy beggar's/bastard's head into the goal.Good luck and bad luck

jammy adjective (EASY)

informal very easy: It was a jammy assignment - more of a holiday really.Easiness and simplicity

jammy adjective (FOOD)

containing or consisting of jam: She left jammy fingermarks on the tablecloth.Jams and spreads
(Definition of jammy from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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