But she did not believe they were well rid of Ratty just because he had started for jackleg Station.
"Well, explain fully what you understand a jackleg carpenter to be," insisted the lawyer.
Out there in the sunshine the jackleg looked the part, so I wondered how we come to be faked by him.
This train that was stopping to cast loose the special car at jackleg was the last to stop at that station at night.
I reports an' asks instructions as to the best way of disposin' of Mr. jackleg's remains.
She and her guest were talking about the forthcoming pageant at the jackleg schoolhouse.
A jackleg colored preacher talked, but he didn't have sense 'nuff to preach a sho' 'nuff sermon.
This was so at jackleg, but it gave a long vista of Main Street from the heart of the town to its outlying suburbs.
I flagged him back a piece and told him the jackleg was there.
An incompetent and unscrupulous person; phony: You don't think I hang out with jacklegs like that (1853+)