jack (1)

This page is about the slang term jack (1)

American English


to steal

For example

  • Nicky jacked a bottle of beer from the liquor store.

  • Someone busted into my place today and jacked my damn computer!


This is typically used in American English but may be used in other varieties of English too.

Quick Quiz

Ollie jacked another pair of jeans from Walmart today. That guy loves

a. trying on clothes

b. buying clothes

c. stealing clothes
a) trying on clothes b) buying clothes c) stealing clothes
jack (1)

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Contributor: Matt Errey