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British English: /dʒɔː/
American English: /dʒɔ/

Translation of jaw in French:


  • 2
    (chat) to have a good jaw
    tailler une bavette (informal)

also: jaws plural noun

  • (of animal, tool)
    mâchoires fpl
    the jaws of death
    les griffes de la mort [literary]
    to snatch victory from the jaws of defeat
    arracher la victoire à l'ennemi

intransitive verb



his jaw dropped

les bras lui en sont tombés

Phrasal verbs

jaw on

faire des sermons (at à)

Definition of jaw in:

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