Definition of Jerry noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//ˈdʒeri//
; NAmE NAmE//ˈdʒeri//
(pl. Jerries)(taboo, British English, slang)
jump to other results
an offensive word for a person from Germany, used especially during the First and Second World Wars Word Origin First World War: probably an alteration of German.