Quantcast
Merriam-Webster Logo
  • Dictionary
  • Thesaurus
  • Scrabble
  • Spanish Central
  • Learner's Dictionary

jawbreaker

play
noun jaw·break·er \-ˌbrā-kər\

Simple Definition of jawbreaker

  • : a round, hard candy

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of jawbreaker

  1. 1 :  a word difficult to pronounce

  2. 2 :  a round hard candy


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up jawbreaker? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

a jerking and twitching of the body

Get Word of the Day daily email!