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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 jab /ˈʤæb/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Jab v. t.  To thrust; to stab; to punch. See Job, v. t. [Scot. & Colloq. U. S.]

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Jab, n. A thrust or stab. [Scot. & Colloq. U. S.]

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n 1: a sharp hand gesture (resembling a blow); "he warned me with
           a jab with his finger"; "he made a thrusting motion with
           his fist" [syn: jabbing, poke, poking, thrust, thrusting]
      2: a quick short straight punch
      3: the act of touching someone suddenly with your finger or
         elbow; "she gave me a sharp dig in the ribs" [syn: dig]
      v 1: poke or thrust abruptly; "he jabbed his finger into her
           ribs" [syn: prod, stab, poke, dig]
      2: strike or punch quick and short blows
      3: stab or pierce; "he jabbed the piece of meat with his pocket
         knife" [syn: stab]
      [also: jabbing, jabbed]