Definition of "jabs" []

  • To poke or thrust sharply (verb)
  • To strike with a quick short blow or blows (verb)
  • A sharp poke or stab (noun)
  • A quick short blow, esp (in boxing) a straight punch with the leading hand (noun)
  • An injection (noun)
  • Plural form of jab. (noun) (c) HarperCollins Publishers Ltd 2016 : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "jabs" in a sentence
  • "The anti-McCain/Palin jabs will only get nastier as the day wears on."
  • "Hillary threw in jabs against Senator Obama at every campaign stop."
  • "John McCain jabs are about as accurate as his "straight talk"."