Synonyms for jabdʒæb

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. jab, jabbing, poke, poking, thrust, thrusting(noun)

    a sharp hand gesture (resembling a blow)

    Synonyms:
    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

  2. jab(noun)

    a quick short straight punch

    Synonyms:
    dig, poking, thrust, poke, jabbing, thrusting

  3. dig, jab(verb)

    the act of touching someone suddenly with your finger or elbow

    Synonyms:
    barb, thrust, excavation, jabbing, jab, slam, shot, thrusting, poking, poke, shaft, archeological site, digging, jibe, gibe, dig

  4. jab, prod, stab, poke, dig(verb)

    poke or thrust abruptly

    Synonyms:
    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

  5. jab(verb)

    strike or punch with quick and short blows

    Synonyms:
    dig, prod, stab, poke

  6. stab, jab(verb)

    stab or pierce

    Synonyms:
    prod, dig, knife, jab, poke, stab

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Translations for jab

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • pinchazo, golpear, golpe abruptoSpanish
  • sohaisu, tökkäistä, ruiske, tökätä, tökkäys, piikki, survaista, pistos, pisto, sohaista, pistääFinnish
  • piqueFrench
  • prikDutch
  • pica, injeção, injecçãoPortuguese
  • джеб, толчок, удар, укол, пырнуть, пинок, ударить, пихнутьRussian

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