Jant

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • v. i Jant See Jaunt.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • jant Cheerful; merry.
    • n jant See jaunt.
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Usage

In literature:

I'm just back from a jant to Cinc'natti.
"A Dream of Empire" by William Henry Venable
An' besides, is the "Colonel" able to stand the jant?
"The Frontiersman" by H. A. Cody
Clinch of the rim Crochets de la jante.
"English-French and French-English dictionary of the motor car, cycle, and boat" by Frederick Lucas
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In news:

Coined by Aksel Sandemose, a Norwegian author, the Law of Jante affects all aspects of Scandinavian life, from social relationships to business communication.
In the 1930s, a Danish-Norwegian novelist, Aksel Sandemose, described the unwritten laws that governed his fictional town of Jante.
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In science:

Ka jante, Particle Kinematics (John Wiley & Sons Ltd., New York, 1973).
The event generator for the two-photon process e^+e^- --> e^+e^- R (J^{PC}=0^{-+}) in the single-tag mode
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