Jay·​cee ˌjā-ˈsē How to pronounce Jaycee (audio)
: a member of a major national and international civic organization

Word History


from the initials of Junior Citizens, former name of the organization

First Known Use

1938, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of Jaycee was in 1938

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“Jaycee.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Jaycee. Accessed 22 Apr. 2024.

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