Jack–in–the–Green

noun

Definition of Jack–in–the–Green

plural

Jack–in–the–Greens

or

Jacks–in–the–Green

  1. 1 :  a man or boy enclosed in a conical framework covered with leaves and boughs to take a prominent part in the May Day games of English chimney sweeps

  2. 2 :  an English primrose having sepals resembling leaves

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