Associations to the word «Jackleg»

Wiktionary

JACKLEG, adjective. (US) amateur, untrained, incompetent
JACKLEG, adjective. (US) dishonest, unscrupulous
JACKLEG, noun. A type of drill operated by means of compressed air.

Wise words

The most important things are the hardest things to say. They are the things you get ashamed of because words diminish your feelings - words shrink things that seem timeless when they are in your head to no more than living size when they are brought out.
Stephen King