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Definition of jaw verb from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

jaw

 verb
verb
BrE BrE//dʒɔː//
 
; NAmE NAmE//dʒɔː//
 
Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they jaw
BrE BrE//dʒɔː//
 
; NAmE NAmE//dʒɔː//
 
he / she / it jaws
BrE BrE//dʒɔːz//
 
; NAmE NAmE//dʒɔːz//
 
past simple jawed
BrE BrE//dʒɔːd//
 
; NAmE NAmE//dʒɔːd//
 
past participle jawed
BrE BrE//dʒɔːd//
 
; NAmE NAmE//dʒɔːd//
 
-ing form jawing
BrE BrE//ˈdʒɔːɪŋ//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈdʒɔːɪŋ//
 
 
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[intransitive] (informal, often disapproving) to talk, especially to talk a lot or for a long time Word Origin late Middle English: from Old French joe ‘cheek, jaw’, of unknown origin.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: jaw