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Jaw 1

Definition: One of the bones, usually bearing teeth, which form the framework of the mouth.

Jaw 2

Definition: Hence, also, the bone itself with the teeth and covering.

Jaw 3

Definition: In the plural, the mouth.

Jaw 4

Definition: Fig.: Anything resembling the jaw of an animal in form or action; esp., pl., the mouth or way of entrance; as, the jaws of a pass; the jaws of darkness; the jaws of death.

Jaw 5

Definition: A notch or opening.

Jaw 6

Definition: A notched or forked part, adapted for holding an object in place; as, the jaw of a railway-car pedestal. See Axle guard.

Jaw 7

Definition: One of a pair of opposing parts which are movable towards or from each other, for grasping or crushing anything between them, as, the jaws of a vise, or the jaws of a stone-crushing machine.

Jaw 8

Definition: The inner end of a boom or gaff, hollowed in a half circle so as to move freely on a mast.

Jaw 9

Definition: Impudent or abusive talk.

Jaw 10

Definition: To scold; to clamor.

Jaw 11

Definition: To assail or abuse by scolding.

jaw 12

Definition: holding device consisting of one or both of the opposing parts of a tool that close to hold an object

jaw 13

Definition: the part of the skull of a vertebrate that frames the mouth and holds the teeth

jaw 14

Definition: the bones of the skull that frame the mouth and serve to open it; the bones that hold the teeth

jaw 15

Definition: censure severely or angrily; "The mother scolded the child for entering a stranger''s car"; "The deputy ragged the Prime Minister"; "The customer dressed down the waiter for bringing cold soup"

jaw 16

Definition: talk incessantly and tiresomely

jaw 17

Definition: talk socially without exchanging too much information; "the men were sitting in the cafe and shooting the breeze"

jaw 18

Definition: chew (food); "He jawed his bubble gum"; "Chew your food and don''t swallow it!"; "The cows were masticating the grass"


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