KJV Dictionary Definition: jaw


JAW, n.

1. The bones of the mouth in which the teeth are fixed. They resemble a horse shoe. In most animals, the under jaw only is movable.

2. The mouth.

3. In vulgar language, scolding, wrangling, abusive clamor.

JAW, v.i. To scold; to clamor. Vulgar.

JAW, v.t. To abuse by scolding. Vulgar.


JAW'ED, a. Denoting the appearance of the jaws.