jawbreaker

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noun jaw·break·er \-ˌbrā-kər\

Definition of jawbreaker

  1. 1 :  a word difficult to pronounce

  2. 2 :  a round hard candy

1839

First Known Use of jawbreaker

1839


JAWBREAKER Defined for English Language Learners

jawbreaker

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noun jaw·break·er \-ˌbrā-kər\

Definition of jawbreaker for English Language Learners

  • : a round, hard candy


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