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jab

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of jab

  1. a quick thrust <gave the jellyfish on the beach a cautious jab with my stick> Synonyms dab, dig, {h,1}poke, lungeRelated Words punch; stab, stick; push, shove; jam, jerk, jog, nudge




jab

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of jab

  1. to penetrate or hold (something) with a pointed object <jabbed a pickle and tossed it on the plate> Synonyms gore, harpoon, impale, lance, peck, pick, pierce, pink, puncture, run through, skewer, spear, spike, spit, stab, stick, transfix, transpierceRelated Words spindle; perforate, riddle; bayonet, dirk, gimlet, pike, poniard, prong, quill; pinprick, poke, prick, punch, thrust; cut, knife, slice




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