Jawed
Jaw Jaw, v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Jawed}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Jawing}.] 1. To scold; to clamor. [Law] --Smollett. [1913 Webster]

2. To talk idly, long-windedly, or without special purpose. [PJC]


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  • Jawed — is a male given name. Jawed also spelled as Jawaid , Javed , Javaid , and Javid . It may refer to:*Jawed Karim *Jawed SiddiqiJawed may also refer to: *Jaw …   Wikipedia

  • Jawed — (j[add]d), a. Having jaws; chiefly in composition; as, lantern jawed. Jawed like a jetty. Skelton. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • jawed — jȯd adj having jaws <jawed fishes> usu. used in combination <square jawed> …   Medical dictionary

  • jawed — jawed; jim·ber·jawed; …   English syllables

  • Jawed — Ahmad Jawed ([ˈdʒwed] bedeutet „der Ewige“),(* 1926 in Kabul, Afghanistan; † 31. Juli 2002 in London) war ein afghanischer Literaturwissenschaftler und Friedenspädagoge. Ustad Jawed besuchte die Grundschule der Altstadt Kabul und später das… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • jawed — adjective Date: circa 1529 having jaws < jawed fishes > usually used in combination < square jawed > < a three jawed chuck > …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • jawed — /jawd/, adj. having a jaw or jaws, esp. of a specified kind (often used in combination): heavy jawed; square jawed. [1520 30; JAW1 + ED3] * * * …   Universalium

  • jawed — adjective of animals having jaws of a specified type • Ant: ↑jawless • Similar to: ↑long jawed, ↑square jawed …   Useful english dictionary

  • jawed — [[t]dʒɔd[/t]] adj. cvb having a jaw or jaws, esp. of a specified kind (often used in combination): square jawed[/ex] • Etymology: 1520–30 …   From formal English to slang

  • jawed — jaw ► NOUN 1) each of the upper and lower bony structures in vertebrates forming the framework of the mouth and containing the teeth. 2) (jaws) the grasping, biting, or crushing mouthparts of an invertebrate. 3) (jaws) the gripping parts of a… …   English terms dictionary

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