Jackleg

What is Jackleg?

Jackleg definition and meaning on Dictionary terms:
adjective
unskilled or untrained for one’s work; amateur: a jackleg electrician.
unscrupulous or without the accepted standards of one’s profession: a jackleg lawyer.
makeshift; temporary.

noun
an unskilled or unscrupulous itinerant worker or practitioner.

 

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