jake


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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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Jake is angry that the police have charged him under that name and that he changed his name by deed poll to THE Occupier, which appears on his driving licence, bank account, bank cards and medical documents.
Jake, 32, said Emmy died believing she was already to be a mum.
He has a deep tone, but his voice is solid and could go up high,' pointed out Jake, who now has a newfound appreciation for the likes of Martin Nievera, Erik Santos and Gary Valenciano.
Underwood revealed to BT TV that Jake and Troy were brought up with different mothers, and as a kid, Jake was the older brother looking out for his sibling.
The family also thanked the medical staff who had fought to save Jake and revealed their pride at the news his organs had helped save the lives of three people.
The fight was stopped and Jake decided to get proper training, later joining the Thornabybased Bon Lea boxing stable led by manager Bob Stead.
For Jake, 45, it was particularly poignant as his accident had left him confused about their first ceremony in 2009.
As the investigation heats up, Jake enlists the help of his friend and fellow investigator, Monica Nolan.
Jake retired last August and spent his final months with PC Crouch and his family, as well as their four other dogs.
Drew comes around and sits next to Jake on the sofa.
And last night bookies said Jimmy had slipped from being a clear favourite to win the show to being second favourite behind Jake.
Victoria, 24, had agreed to a two-week break from Jake, 26, but did not think their four-year romance was over.
Undoubtedly, Holden teen Jake Bratkon planted an abundance of seeds.
JAKE Thompson really broke the ice when he asked his future father-inlaw for permission to pop the question.