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jabs, 3rd person singular present; jabbing, present participle; jabbed, past participle; jabbed, past tense;
  1. Poke (someone or something) roughly or quickly, esp. with something sharp or pointed
    • - she jabbed him in his ribs
    • - he jabbed at the air with his finger
  2. Poke someone or something roughly or quickly with (a sharp or pointed object or a part of the body)
    • - she jabbed the fork into the earth
  1. A quick, sharp blow, esp. with the fist
    • - fast jabs to the face
  2. A hypodermic injection, esp. a vaccination
    • - an anti-tetanus jab
  3. A sharp painful sensation or feeling
    • - the jabs of pain up my spine
    • - a jab of envy

  1. a sharp hand gesture (resembling a blow); "he warned me with a jab with his finger"; "he made a thrusting motion with his fist"
  2. poke or thrust abruptly; "he jabbed his finger into her ribs"
  3. a quick short straight punch
  4. strike or punch with quick and short blows
  5. dig: the act of touching someone suddenly with your finger or elbow; "she gave me a sharp dig in the ribs"
  6. stab: stab or pierce; "he jabbed the piece of meat with his pocket knife"
  7. A jab is one of the four main punches used in boxing. Several variations of the jab exist, but every jab shares these characteristics: while in a boxing stance, the lead fist is thrown straight ahead and the arm is fully extended. ...
  8. JAB was an Australian punk rock band formed in Adelaide in 1976, with Bohdan X (Bodhan Kubiakowski), often referred to simply as Bohdan, on guitar and vocals; Ash Wednesday playing bass guitar, synthesizer and tapes, and; Johnny Crash (Janis Friedenfelds) on drums and vocals. ...
  9. A quick stab or blow; , a short straight punch (wikipedia:Jab); A medical injection; 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. ...
  10. (JABS) Joint Automated Booking Station
  11. (Jabs) Some punches are jabs and count less than other punches when deciding who wins the round. A fighter with a high AGG and low POW throws many jabs.
  12. A quick, straight punch thrown with the lead hand. It can be used as a set-up for power punches, as a way to gauge distance, to keep an opponent wary, or as a defensive move to slow an advancing opponent.
  13. To poke continually at the ball in an attempt to make the attacking player lose possession.
  14. The Jealousy, Abandonment and Betrayal emotional trigger. A powerful and often unhealed wound area that obstructs many individuals who are attempting to move forward on the path.
  15. The jab is the busiest punch in boxing. It's a punch thrown quickly with your leading hand straight from the chin in direct line to your target.
  16. (Clint Bolton): Clint's defining characteristic is that he is the lazy brother, but one of his hobbies is boxing. He appears to have some talent with mechanics, as he uses a jetpack in the first episode. ...
  17. one of the many Twi'leki clans native to Ryloth, the clan's name means"gemlike".
  18. Dreaming of jabbing someone signifies you are jabbing your own confidence. You need to be confident in yourself.
  19. A quick, straight, snapping punch thrown from the shoulder; can be used as an offensive and defensive weapon
  20. (University of Chicago Press, 2002)
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