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jimmy

4. slang The act of urinating. The term comes from rhyming slang in which "Jimmy" is short for "Jimmy Riddle," which rhymes with "piddle" (a slang term for "urinate"). In this usage, "jimmy" is usually capitalized. Primarily heard in UK. Those three cups of coffee are catching up with me. Be right back, I'm off to have a Jimmy.
1. slang A marijuana cigarette. I made sure to roll a couple jimmies to bring with us on the hike. Nothing's better than seeing the beauty of nature when you're high as a kite! I think that jimmy must have been laced with PCP or something, because Tom is acting absolutely crazy.
2. slang A penis. There's a creep who stands on the corner and flashes his jimmy to people as they walk by.
3. slang A condom. A: "Hey, Tom—this chick wants to bring me back to her place!" B: "Go for it, dude. Just make sure you wear a jimmy!" I always keep a box of jimmies in my bedside table—just in case.

jimmy cap

slang A condom. A: "Hey, Tom—this chick wants to bring me back to her place!" B: "Go for it, dude. Just make sure you wear a jimmy cap!" I always keep a box of jimmy caps in my bedside table—just in case.
See also: cap, jimmy

jimmy hat

slang A condom. A: "Hey, Tom—this chick wants to bring me back to her place!" B: "Go for it, dude. Just make sure you wear a jimmy hat!" I always keep a box of jimmy hats in my bedside table—just in case.
See also: hat, jimmy

Jimmy Riddle

slang The act of urinating. The phrase comes from rhyming slang in which "Jimmy Riddle" rhymes with "piddle" (a slang term for "urinate"). Primarily heard in UK. Those three cups of coffee are catching up with me. Be right back, I'm off to have a Jimmy Riddle.
See also: jimmy, riddle

jimmy up

To pry something upward with or as with a jimmy (a short crowbar). A noun or pronoun can be used between "jimmy" and "up." Primarily heard in US. I set about jimmying up all the rotting floorboards on the patio. See if you can jimmy the lid of the container up with a screwdriver. I'm dying to find out what's inside!
See also: jimmy, up

jimmy something up

pry something up. See if you can jimmy this window up. Can you jimmy up this window?
See also: jimmy, up

jimmy

n. the penis. (From the proper name Jimmy or from the name for a short crowbar.) The streaker covered his jimmy and ran across the field.

jimmy cap

n. a condom. (see also jimmy.) You better get a jimmy cap on that.
See also: cap, jimmy
References in classic literature ?
Little did Toby then think, as he afterwards had good reason to suspect, that this very Jimmy was a heartless villain, who, by his arts, had just incited the natives to restrain him as he was in the act of going after me.
He was still struggling with the islanders when Jimmy again came up to him, and warned him against irritating them, saying that he was only making matters worse for both of us, and if they became enraged, there was no telling what might happen.
Now, notwithstanding what Jimmy had just told him, there presently came up to my comrade an old woman, who seated herself beside him on the canoe.
Jimmy, with raised eyes and parted lips, fingered his grizzled chestnut beard, and I was near enough to-note, the capable beauty of his hands.
But consider the ethics of the case," said Jimmy. "Isn't this burglary or something, Bubbles?"
"Wait a moment, Chris," said Jimmy the interpreter; " Guiseppe says he may answer to the music of his infancy.
"That's what the Flyin' Dutchman thought," Jimmy assured him.
Martin told Jimmy that he would get off at Sixteenth Street Station and catch the electric car into Oakland.
They did not connect the couple with Jimmy, who sprang on the steps, crying to the motorman:-
Quickly her triumphant eye discovered her chum under the wing of her faithful Jimmy.
"Go as far as you like," said Jimmy, with sandpaper in his voice.
She had even grown used to noticing Anna joggle the reluctant Jimmy with her elbow as a signal for him to invite her chum to walk over his feet through a two-step.
Jimmy used to come round first, and say, 'All serene, Polly,' so kind and jolly, that I could n't help laughing and being friends right away."
"Well, they ought to, if they don't; and they would if the boys were as kind to them as Jimmy was to me."
"Why, Jimmy Bean, wherever have you been brought up?--not to know what a Ladies' Aid is!"