Pronunciation: ( jab), [key]
—v., jabbed, jab•bing,
1. to poke, or thrust abruptly or sharply, as with the end or point of a stick.
2. to punch, esp. with a short, quick blow.
1. a poke with the end or point of something; a sharp, quick thrust.
2. a short, quick punch.
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