Definitions of jaw

The word "jaw" uses 3 letters: ajw.

JAW is playable in:

Words With Friends15
Scrabble US13
Scrabble UK13

n. - One of the bones, usually bearing teeth, which form the framework of the mouth. 2

n. - Hence, also, the bone itself with the teeth and covering. 2

n. - In the plural, the mouth. 2

n. - 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. 2

n. - A notch or opening. 2

n. - A notched or forked part, adapted for holding an object in place; as, the jaw of a railway-car pedestal. See Axle guard. 2

n. - 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. 2

n. - The inner end of a boom or gaff, hollowed in a half circle so as to move freely on a mast. 2

n. - Impudent or abusive talk. 2

v. i. - To scold; to clamor. 2

v. t. - To assail or abuse by scolding. 2

Words formed by adding one letter before or after jaw (in bold), or to ajw in any order:

s - jaws16


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