jaw

Save
1 jaw /ˈʤɑː/ noun
plural jaws
1 jaw
/ˈʤɑː/
noun
plural jaws
Learner's definition of JAW
[count]
: either one of the two bones of the face where teeth grow
often used figuratively
see picture at face
: the lower part of a person's face usually singular
jaws [plural] : two parts of a machine or tool that open and close to hold or crush something

jaw drops

◊ If your jaw drops, you open your mouth in a way that shows you are very surprised or shocked.
2 jaw /ˈʤɑː/ verb
jaws; jawed; jawing
2 jaw
/ˈʤɑː/
verb
jaws; jawed; jawing
Learner's definition of JAW
[no object] informal
: to talk in an angry way or for a very long time
Comments & Questions
Comments & Questions
What made you want to look up jaw? Include any comments and questions you have about this word.