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jawboning

noun jaw·bon·ing \-ˌbō-niŋ\

Definition of JAWBONING

:  the use of public appeals (as by a president) to influence the actions especially of business and labor leaders; broadly :  the use of spoken persuasion

First Known Use of JAWBONING

1969

Rhymes with JAWBONING

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July 06, 2015
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