Definition Of jaw


each of the upper and lower bony structures in vertebrates forming the framework of the mouth and containing the teeth.

In others, the way the upper and lower jaws meet can cause teeth to look unsightly and lead to an incorrect bite. Orthodontic treatment may be able to correct this.

talk at length; chatter.

he could still hear men jawing away about the vacuum cleaners

Example Of jaw

  • But the world featherweight champion knows how to control that anger, how to focus the energy of his rage on the point of an opponent's jaw .

  • By the end, they're just something to jaw about by the campfire.

  • committee work is just endless jaw

  • Full dentures are needed when there are no teeth left in the upper or lower jaw .

  • He almost died, and had to crawl his way to help despite broken bones and a shattered jaw .

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