jaw

phonetic symbol: / dʒɔ́ / 

jaw - English Dictionary

[ noun ]
■ holding device consisting of one or both of the opposing parts of a tool that close to hold an object

[ noun ]
■ the part of the skull of a vertebrate that frames the mouth and holds the teeth

[ noun ]
■ the bones of the skull that frame the mouth and serve to open it
■ the bones that hold the teeth

[ verb ]
■ censure severely or angrily
bawl out , berate , call down , call on the carpet , chew out , chew up , chide , dress down , have words , lambast , lambaste , lecture , rag , rebuke , remonstrate , reprimand , reproof , scold , take to task , trounce

[ verb ]
■ talk incessantly and tiresomely
rattle on , yack , yack away , yap away

[ verb ]
■ talk socially without exchanging too much information
chaffer , chat , chatter , chew the fat , chit-chat , chitchat , claver , confab , confabulate , gossip , natter , shoot the breeze , visit

[ verb ]
■ chew (food)
■ to bite and grind with the teeth
e.g.)
・He jawed his bubble gum
chew , manducate , masticate

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