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jag

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verb \ˈjag\

Definition of jag

jaggedjag·ging

  1. transitive verb
  2. 1 chiefly dialect :  prick, stab

  3. 2 :  to cut indentations into; also :  to form teeth on (a saw) by cutting indentations

  4. intransitive verb
  5. 1 :  prick, thrust

  6. 2 :  to move in jerks

jag·ger noun


Origin of jag

Middle English jaggen


First Known Use: 15th century

Rhymes with jag


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jag

noun

Definition of jag

  1. :  a sharp projecting part :  barb



1578

First Known Use of jag

1578


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jag

noun

Definition of jag

  1. 1 :  a small load

  2. 2 a :  a state or feeling of exhilaration or intoxication usually induced by liquor b :  spree <a crying jag>



Origin of jag

origin unknown


First Known Use: 1597

Other Alcoholic Beverage Terms


JAG

abbreviation

Definition of JAG

  1. judge advocate general




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