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Jaw

Definition

[n] holding device consisting of one or both of the opposing parts of a tool that close to hold an object
[n] the part of the skull of a vertebrate that frames the mouth and holds the teeth
[n] the bones of the skull that frame the mouth and serve to open it; the bones that hold the teeth
[v] censure severely or angrily; "The mother scolded the child for entering a stranger's car"; "The deputy ragged the Prime Minister"; "The customer dressed down the waiter for bringing cold soup"; "check" is archaic
[v] talk incessantly and tiresomely
[v] chew the fat; shoot the breeze
[v] chew (food); "He jawed his bubble gum"; "Chew your food and don't swallow it!"; "The cows were masticating the grass"

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