What does jekyll and hyde mean?

Definitions for jekyll and hydeˈdʒɛk əl, ˈdʒi kəl

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Jekyll and Hyde(noun)

    someone with two personalities - one good and one evil


  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


  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.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of jekyll and hyde in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of jekyll and hyde in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Brian Pacheco:

    For starters, a common myth is that domestic violence is only physical. It can also be verbal, emotional, financial and sexual. For abusers, often times they are well-respected and admired in public but abusive behind closed doors. or one moment they may be incredible loving and caring to their partner and abusive the next. Some refer to this as the Jekyll and Hyde effect, not knowing which personality you will get.

  2. Noel Monk:

    Eddie was having a lot of problems at that time, after they got married, he had drank too much, he had done too much. They went from the church to the reception. It was a beautiful mansion with wonderful people, but I couldn’t find Eddie. I couldn’t find Valerie. So I went looking for them and found them in the bathroom upstairs… Valerie was soothing him. It was certainly understandable. It didn’t impact their marriage. It certainly didn’t dictate the way things might turned out.’ The marriage lasted for almost two decades until their divorce in 2007, but the band was crumbling much sooner than that. There were mountains of cocaine and ever-flowing booze involved, but Van Halen was also led by a flamboyant singer with a fearsome Jekyll and Hyde personality. David Lee Roth in London. (Courtesy of Noel Monk).

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