Definitions for: Jerry


[n] offensive terms for a person of German descent



Webster (1913) Definition: Jer"ry, a.
Flimsy; jerry-built. -- Jer"ry*ism, n. [Both Builder's
Cant]

Synonyms: Boche, Hun, Kraut, Krauthead

See Also: German

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Famous Quotes Containing Jerry:


Getting back to the point, a guy like Jerry, he deals with the business, and he doesn't see it as being evil or ugly, it's what you have to do, and I mean I know there's some really ugly parts to it and parts which drive me nuts, but not in the same way as music business.

-- Trevor Rabin (South African Musician)

Not only do I sing to him, I sing entire conversations. You become Jerry Lewis.

-- Paul Reiser (American Comedian)

In many ways when Jerry Ford pardoned Nixon, in a certain way, he did speak for the country.

-- Morley Safer (Canadian Journalist)

Jerry and I always felt that the character was enjoying himself. He was having fun: he wasn't taking himself seriously. It was always a lark for him, as you can see in my early drawings.

-- Joe Shuster (Canadian Artist)

Being down in Orlando, Florida, where we filmed the movie, I learned how to bass fish. Jerry Reed, who plays the villain in the movie, taught me how to bass fish.

-- Henry Winkler (American Actor)

Back then, I, most rockers loved Chuck Berry, Little Richard, Jerry Lee Lewis... you know in the '60s.

-- Joe Cocker (English Musician)

My friend Jerry Falwell was the one who said it, and he was a guest on my show, and it's hard to take the blame for everybody who shows up on your show.

-- Pat Robertson (American Clergyman)

I had pro offers from the Detroit Lions and Green Bay Packers, who were pretty hard up for linemen in those days. If I had gone into professional football the name Jerry Ford might have been a household word today.

-- Gerald R. Ford (American President)

I think it's Jerry's masterful fiction writing.

-- Tim LaHaye (American Clergyman)

Jerry often says that Slam Bradley was really the forerunner of Superman, because we turned it out with no restrictions, complete freedom to do what we wanted; the only problem was that we had a deadline.

-- Joe Shuster (Canadian Artist)

I was very fortunate to hook up with Jerry in the first place. The network was already committed to doing something with him, so I skipped a couple of hundred steps right there.

-- Larry David (American Actor)

If you could see the instructions that I gave Jerry to begin with, I'd be embarrassed.

-- Tim LaHaye (American Clergyman)

You know when Jerry Ford gets the best joke, you know you're in trouble.

-- Mark Russell (American Writer)

I'm looking forward to talking to Bill Parcells, too, and to seeing how that marriage with Jerry Jones goes.

-- Lisa Guerrero (American Journalist)

I was very keen on people like Elvis, Carl Perkins, Jerry Lee Lewis, and Gene Vincent.

-- Robin Trower (English Musician)

What I always say is that we're the illegitimate children of Andy Kaufman and Jerry Lewis.

-- Kevin McDonald (Canadian Comedian)

In the beginning, we had a great deal of freedom, and Jerry wrote completely out of his imagination - very, very freely. We even had no editorial supervision to speak of, because they were in such a rush to get the thing in before deadline. But later on we were restricted.

-- Joe Shuster (Canadian Artist)

Jerry Bruckheimer creates comedy, he just doesn't realize because he's a turd.

-- Trey Parker (American Artist)

Jerry picked up the technique of visualizing the story as a movie scenario; and whenever he gave me a script, I would see it as a screenplay. That was the technique that Jerry used, and I just picked it up.

-- Joe Shuster (Canadian Artist)

I wouldn't call myself a standup in the presence of Jerry Seinfeld or Chris Rock, but I do my share of it and it has been and remains part of my activity and I like it.

-- Alan Thicke (Canadian Actor)

And then I met Jerry and he's such a creative fiction writer, and I don't know if there's ever been a team put together the way we are - where one person does the theological way out and suggestions, and the other person goes into the cave and does the fiction writing.

-- Tim LaHaye (American Clergyman)

I used to pretend that I was Tom attacking Jerry, who was drawn on the ball.

-- Monica Seles (Yugoslavian Athlete)

In the end we're all Jerry Springer Show guests, really, we just haven't been on the show.

-- Marilyn Manson (American Musician)

I sold my house to Jerry Seinfeld.

-- Billy Joel (American Musician)

Next time we need to be on drugs and have lots of suffering and alcohol abuse going on while recording, I'm kinda picturing a Jerry Lee Lewis session from the mid Seventies.

-- Jim Diamond ( -)

I'll work with Jerry Seinfeld any day of the week. Get a nice little paycheck there, but you do it for free. It's just good to be associated with that man. He's a great guy.

-- Patrick Warburton (American Actor)

Harry Patch didn't get enough recognition. Jerry Garcia got too much.

-- Trevor Dunn (American Musician)

In 1974, the modeling world changed. Jerry Ford and my lawyer negotiated the deal for the first exclusive contract in modeling history.

-- Lauren Hutton (American Model)

What Jerry has done, in a masterful way, is go through and select portions of the Scripture and put words in Jesus' mouth that are legitimate because they already appear in the Bible.

-- Tim LaHaye (American Clergyman)

We got on American Bandstand, where kids would dance to a record and then rate it. We called ourselves Tom and Jerry. I was Jerry.

-- Paul Simon (American Musician)

Jerry reversed the usual formula of the superhero who goes to another planet. He put the superhero in ordinary, familiar surroundings, instead of the other way around, as was done in most science fiction. That was the first time I can recall that it had ever been done.

-- Joe Shuster (Canadian Artist)

I was singing a lot of waltzes. And I was with Jerry Kennedy, my producer, and he was playing me some songs, and he said, hey, I want to play you this song that I'm going to get Jackie Ward to record.

-- Reba McEntire (American Musician)

Jerry Rice made the decision and we honestly tried to accommodate him the best way we can.

-- Al Davis (American Businessman)

A Madagascar Hissing Roach chasing Jerry Lewis. That would be a really neat treat.

-- Michael O'Donoghue (American Writer)

Jerry and I hoped that it would be a popular bestseller.

-- Tim LaHaye (American Clergyman)


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