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jake

1. n. a toilet; a men’s restroom. The jake is just around the corner.
2. n. a stupid person, usually a male. Some loony jake told me we are going the wrong way.
3. mod. okay; satisfactory. If you get here by nine, it’ll be just jake.
4. n. illegal liquor. (Prohibition.) Why, there’s no jake around here. There’s a law against it, you know.
5. n. a police officer. (Possibly from sense 2) The jakes are coming. I can hear the sirens.
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Abode's sales manager Nicola Fell said: "We are proud to be able to bring this type of performance to Chester - with around three-quarters of a million followers on social media and an impressive music, stage and TV career, Jake is sure to make it a night to remember!" Fans will even get the chance to meet Jake and take photos with him when booking the VIP Meet and Greet ticket option.
"The money is intended to facilitate Jake's needs if he needs any special equipment, for example, or any particular care.
Jake noted that this relationship is "totally different" from its predecessor.
'I'm grateful that they chose me,' Jake told the Inquirer.
Jake launched an appeal against his conviction and said the case would be heard at Leeds Crown Court on Friday, September 14.
In a (http://abc.go.com/shows/general-hospital/video/spoilers/VDKA4410244) sneak peek of the upcoming episode, Jason stops by Liz's house looking nervous as he reveals he has come by to drop off a gift for Jake.
'Citizen Jake' tells the story of Jake Herrera (Atom Araullo) who a self-proclaimed 'citizen journalist' fighting to carve his space in the world of media, and move away from his father's shadows.
"Todd asked me if I would be willing to help him open, operate and manage a second location he was considering purchasing," Jake says.
But after two failed attempts at surrogacy Jake said he has decided to "delay it indefinitely".
The Apprentice of the Year Award is the fifth accolade Jake has achieved this year, following on from his successes in the SkillBuild competition, where he was the East Midlands champion and highly commended in the national final; as well as winning the Leicester College Apprenticeship Award for Bricklaying and the William Davis Homes Endeavour Award, all in recognition of his excellent work ethic during his apprenticeship.
"Me and my husband had just been messaging our family and friends to announce Jake's arrival - and a few minutes later he was being taken away from us," said mum Rachel Spencer.
Jake was taken to hospital on Sunday evening after emergency services were called to his London Fields home.
The family of Jake, from Tonypandy, has paid tribute to him.