1. [ noun ] (government,geography) a Mid-Atlantic state on the Atlantic; one of the original 13 colonies
Synonyms: nj Garden_State
Related terms: American_state Mid-Atlantic_states Bayonne Trenton Atlantic_City Delaware_Bay morristown Camden Princeton Ellis_Island paterson new_brunswick cape_may Newark Jersy_City jersey_city Monmouth_Court_House
2. [ noun ] (geography) one of the British colonies that formed the United States
Related terms: Colony
Similar spelling:   new_jerseyan