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jerker

1. n. a drunkard; an alcoholic. (Because of visible shaking.) Some of the jerkers have the DTs.
2. n. a heavy user of cocaine. (Drugs. Refers to tremors and nervous activity caused by too much cocaine.) The jerkers who need immediate treatment are sent from ER up to detox.
3. n. a male who masturbates habitually. (Usually objectionable.) He’s s jerker. He doesn’t need women.

tear-jerker

(ˈtɪrdʒɚkɚ)
n. a very sad story or film. I don’t care to read a steady diet of tear-jerkers.
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The inventor of the Jaw Jerker has also developed a prototype that is available for review under the appropriate terms and conditions of confidentiality.
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Jerker Hartwall came to Karlshamns AB as a new CEO in 2000, and since 2005 he has led the integration of Aarhus United and Karlshamns in the new group that was created with the merger of the two companies.
The positive development of cash flow during the third quarter was at a record high and strengthened the balance sheet, says Jerker Hartwall.
Comments from the CEO and President CEO and President Jerker Hartwall reported on the company's operations during the year 2008 and commented on the continuing work within the Group.
We have two years' experience, which we would very much like to share," says Jerker Hartwall, CEO of AarhusKarlshamn AB.
Sales are increasing rapidly and we are pleased to announce the successful conclusion of this project", said AAK president and CEO Jerker Hartwall.
The acquisition will enable us to offer our customers a more complete product portfolio in line with their needs," says Jerker Hartwall, AAK Group President and CEO.
CEO and President Jerker Hartwall reported on the company's operations during the year 2007 and commented on the continuing work within the Group.
ZURICH & BASEL, Switzerland -- UBS announces the appointment of Jerker Johansson as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of its Investment Bank, and his appointment to the Group Executive Board.
And soap fans better have their hankies ready because the November 13 episode is being billed as a real tear- jerker.
Among the goodies featured in this must for any movie buff are clips from The Wizard Of Oz, the tear- jerker Brief Encounter, the zany humour of the great Groucho Marx in Duck Soup and the electric mixture of sex and comedy from Marilyn Monroe in Gentlemen Prefer Blondes.