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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 of jab dab, dig, poke, lungeWords Related to jab 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 of jab gore, harpoon, impale, lance, peck, pick, pierce, pink, puncture, run through, skewer, spear, spike, spit, stab, stick, transfix, transpierceWords Related to jab spindle; perforate, riddle; bayonet, dirk, gimlet, pike, poniard, prong, quill; pinprick, poke, prick, punch, thrust; cut, knife, slice



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