Definitions for jekyll and hydeˈdʒɛk əl, ˈdʒi kəl

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

Jek′yll and Hyde′ˈdʒɛk əl, ˈdʒi kəl(n.)

  1. a person marked by dual personality, one aspect of which is good and the other bad.

Origin of Jekyll and Hyde:

after the protagonist of Robert Louis Stevenson's The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde (1886)

Princeton's WordNet

  1. Jekyll and Hyde(noun)

    someone with two personalities - one good and one evil

Wiktionary

  1. Jekyll and Hyde(Noun)

    Someone who alternates between a good and an evil personality.

  2. Origin: From The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde by Robert Louis Stevenson

Freebase

  1. Jekyll and Hyde

    Jekyll & Hyde is the twenty-second studio album released by Christian rock band Petra. It was released in 2003 by Inpop Records. It is the last studio album released by Petra. The music features a progressive metal sound that has drawn a comparison to Poison, Dio, and Queensrÿche. The title of the album is based on the Robert Louis Stevenson novella The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde due to the similar issues of sin and temptation it deals with.

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