A local dim-wit or shiftless lay-about, primarily from the urban Boston Area; A Goombah.
Jim and his friends were a bunch of ja-mokes from the Lakes.
by Crapshooter August 04, 2003
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A clumsy loser who is incapable of doing normal human tasks.
That stupid jamoke cant even cut the grass the right way.
by Robby P. March 21, 2004
Look at that jamoke, he tripped over his own feet.
by Jabroni Taylor September 16, 2003
A derogatory term used to describe a lazy assed, good-for-nothing, spoon
"Hey, there's Tim, the jamoke."
by reverse apache master March 16, 2009
Originally used as slang for coffee. 1931:"Jamoke, Java, Joe. Coffee. Derived from the words Java and Mocha, where originally the best coffee came from."
Shut your pie hole and pour me a cup of jamoke, I've got watch in 15 minutes.
by Jack Meoph Sr. February 13, 2014
A regular no-frills guy, not stupid, not smart, not handsome, not ugly.
He's just a Ja-Moke.
by The Doctor October 01, 2004
In general, a blue-collar male of a specific physical or cultural profile, typically of an East Coast derivation, burly and boisterous. As a term of affection, similar to "big lug". As an epithet, rarely rises above the level of exasperation.
"I'd just as soon have coffee with a jamoke as an egghead"
by John Torretta November 20, 2003