Synonyms for jabdʒæb
jab, jabbing, poke, poking, thrust, thrusting(noun)
a sharp hand gesture (resembling a blow)
jabbing, punch, stab, dig, drive, clout, garget, thrust, sack, driving force, carrier bag, knife thrust, slug, dawdler, lick, poke, paper bag, lagger, biff, pigeon berry, thrusting, jab, drone, trailer, laggard, scoke, push, poking
a quick short straight punch
the act of touching someone suddenly with your finger or elbow
jab, prod, stab, poke, dig(verb)
poke or thrust abruptly
compass, nose, incite, toil, pry, grind, dig, drudge, moil, dig up, jab, poke, horn in, delve, nudge, grasp, prod, egg on, thump, cut into, knife, travail, labour, get the picture, hollow, stab, apprehend, pound, comprehend, turn over, excavate, savvy, labor, grok, intrude, poke at, dig out
strike or punch with quick and short blows
stab or pierce
jab(noun)To poke or thrust abruptly, or to make such a motion.
jab(noun)To deliver a quick punch.
jab(noun)To give someone an injection
jab(noun)In American English, the word jab is also used when someone is bothering someone else, what is commonly known as verbal jabs. Don't throw jabs at me and Quit jabbing! are popular sayings. This may be because the verbal annoyances are not substantial attacks, and are similar to a boxing jab in that they are only annoying (not a knockout blow).
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