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1jab/ˈʤæb/verb
jabsjabbedjabbing
1jab
/ˈʤæb/
verb
jabsjabbedjabbing
Learner's definition of JAB  
: to push something sharp or hard quickly or suddenly into or toward someone or something
[+ object]
[no object]
: to be pushed quickly and suddenly into someone or a part of someone's body
[+ object]
[no object]
2jab/ˈʤæb/noun
pluraljabs
2jab
/ˈʤæb/
noun
pluraljabs
Learner's definition of JAB  
[count]
: a quick or sudden hit with something sharp or hard — sometimes used figuratively
boxing  : a short, straight punch
— compare hook, uppercut
British, informal  : an injection of something (such as medicine) into your body with a needle
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