Characterised by jolts; bumpy or jerky.
Characterized by physical jerking.
That jolts; as, a jolty coach.
Having the behavior of a jerk unpleasant person.
characterized by rough motion;
‘a bumpy ride’;
Lean meat cured and preserved by cutting into thin strips and air-drying in the sun.
(transitive) To cure and preserve (meat) by drying it, making jerky.
Moving by jerks and starts; characterized by abrupt transitions; as, a jerky vehicle; a jerky style.
Foolish; ridiculous; stupid.
Meat, especially beef, that has been cut in strips and dried; meat that has been jerked; see first jerk, v.; as, beef jerky
meat cut in strips and dried in the sun
not having a steady rhythm;
‘an arrhythmic heartbeat’;
Jerky is lean trimmed meat that has been cut into strips and dried (dehydrated) to prevent spoilage. Normally, this drying includes the addition of salt to prevent bacteria growth before the meat has finished the dehydrating process.