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jaw

synonym (synonym of jaw)

hypernym (jaw IS A KIND OF .... relation)

  • censure severely or angrily (verb.communication)
    find fault with; express criticism of; point out real or perceived flaws (verb.communication)
     
  • chew (food); to bite and grind with the teeth (verb.consumption)
    make a grating or grinding sound by rubbing together (verb.contact)
     
  • holding device consisting of one or both of the opposing parts of a tool that close to hold an object (noun.artifact)
    a device for holding something (noun.artifact)
     
  • talk incessantly and tiresomely (verb.communication)
    express in speech (verb.communication)
     
  • talk socially without exchanging too much information (verb.communication)
    carry on a conversation (verb.communication)
     
  • the bones of the skull that frame the mouth and serve to open it; the bones that hold the teeth (noun.body)
    the characteristic parts of a person's face: eyes and nose and mouth and chin (noun.body)
     
  • the part of the skull of a vertebrate that frames the mouth and holds the teeth (noun.body)
    rigid connective tissue that makes up the skeleton of vertebrates (noun.body)
     

hyponym (.... IS A KIND OF jaw relation)

  • censure severely or angrily (verb.communication)
    censure severely (verb.communication)
     
  • (verb.communication)
    reprimand (verb.communication)
     
  • chew (food); to bite and grind with the teeth (verb.consumption)
    chew noisily (verb.consumption)
     
  • (verb.consumption)
    chafe at the bit, like horses (verb.consumption)
     
  • (verb.consumption)
    grind with the gums; chew without teeth and with great difficulty (verb.consumption)
     
  • (verb.consumption)
    chew without swallowing (verb.consumption)
     
  • (verb.consumption)
    chew noisily (verb.consumption)
     
  • (verb.contact)
    bite or chew on with the teeth (verb.contact)
     
  • talk socially without exchanging too much information (verb.communication)
    talk idly or casually and in a friendly way (verb.communication)
     
  • the part of the skull of a vertebrate that frames the mouth and holds the teeth (noun.body)
    the jaw in vertebrates that is hinged to open the mouth (noun.body)
     
  • (noun.body)
    the jaw in vertebrates that is fused to the cranium (noun.body)
     
  • (noun.body)
    a jaw (noun.body)
     

part holonym (PART OF relation)

  • (noun.body)
    the part of the upper or lower jawbones in which the teeth are set (noun.body)
     
  • (noun.body)
    a ridge that forms the borders of the upper and lower jaws and contains the sockets of the teeth (noun.body)
     

part meronym (HAS PART relation)

  • holding device consisting of one or both of the opposing parts of a tool that close to hold an object (noun.artifact)
    a clip with a spring that closes the metal jaws (noun.artifact)
     
  • (noun.artifact)
    a holding device consisting of adjustable jaws that center a workpiece in a lathe or center a tool in a drill (noun.artifact)
     
  • (noun.artifact)
    a gripping hand tool with two hinged arms and (usually) serrated jaws (noun.artifact)
     
  • (noun.artifact)
    a holding device attached to a workbench; has two jaws to hold workpiece firmly in place (noun.artifact)
     
  • (noun.artifact)
    a hand tool that is used to hold or twist a nut or bolt (noun.artifact)
     
  • the bones of the skull that frame the mouth and serve to open it; the bones that hold the teeth (noun.body)
    the front of the human head from the forehead to the chin and ear to ear (noun.body)
     
  • the part of the skull of a vertebrate that frames the mouth and holds the teeth (noun.body)
    the bony skeleton of the head of vertebrates (noun.body)
     

derivation (.... is derived from jaw)

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