3 Letters
2 Consonants
1 Vowels
1 Syllables
Types Of Speech
You can use jab as a noun or as a verb in a sentence.
About Jab
A 1 syllables noun and 3 letters with the letters a, b, and j, 2 consonants, 1 vowels and 1 syllables with the middle letter a. Jab starts with and ends in a consonant with the starting letters j, ja, and the ending characters are b, ab, ..
Definition
The act of touching someone suddenly with your finger or elbow; "she gave me a sharp dig in the ribs"
Origin/Roots
English
School Grade
Jab is set as a kindergarten word that starts with j, ends with b, 1 syllables, 1 vowels and 3 letters.
Scrabble
Is jab a scrabble word? A 12 point word in scrabble. Check the word games tab below for probability, odds and more.
Pig Latin
Jab in Pig Latin is said as "abjay or abjway".
Unigram
j | a | b
Bigram
ja | ab
Trigram
jab
Word Gram
Noun Examples
the act of touching someone suddenly with your finger or elbow;
"she gave me a sharp dig in the ribs"
a quick short straight punch
a sharp hand gesture (resembling a blow);
"he warned me with a jab with his finger";
"he made a thrusting motion with his fist"
Verb Examples
poke or thrust abruptly;
"he jabbed his finger into her ribs"
stab or pierce;
"he jabbed the piece of meat with his pocket knife"
strike or punch quick and short blows

Synonyms (Cognitive Synonyms) For "Jab"

There are 734 synonyms available. These are cognitive relationship words which is to say they have a similar meaning, mean the same thing, or have close definition and relationship to jab.

SynonymDefinition
Abideput up with something or somebody unpleasant
"I cannot bear his constant criticism"
"The new secretary had to endure a lot of unprofessional remarks"
"he learned to tolerate the heat"
"She stuck out two years in a miserable marriage"
Absorbcause to become one with
"The sales tax is absorbed into the state income tax"
Abysma bottomless gulf or pit
any unfathomable (or apparently unfathomable) cavity or chasm or void extending below (often used figuratively)
Abyssa bottomless gulf or pit
any unfathomable (or apparently unfathomable) cavity or chasm or void extending below (often used figuratively)
Accenta diacritical mark used to indicate stress or placed above a vowel to indicate a special pronunciation
Accepttolerate or accommodate oneself to
"I shall have to accept these unpleasant working conditions"
"I swallowed the insult"
"She has learned to live with her husband''s little idiosyncracies"
Acknowledgeaccept (someone) to be what is claimed or accept his power and authority
"The Crown Prince was acknowledged as the true heir to the throne"
"We do not recognize your gods"
Acquirecome to have or undergo a change of (physical features and attributes)
"He grew a beard"
"The patient developed abdominal pains"
Adoa rapid bustling commotion
Affectthe conscious subjective aspect of feeling or emotion

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Anagrams

There are 2 anagrams from jab.

Anagram Definition
Jabthe act of touching someone suddenly with your finger or elbow
"she gave me a sharp dig in the ribs"
BJAthe bureau in the Department of Justice that assists local criminal justice systems to reduce or prevent crime and violence and drug abuse

View English words with the unique letters used in jab. Words With The Letters Abj

Derives

Jab derives from 5 words.

Word Definition
Digthe act of touching someone suddenly with your finger or elbow
"she gave me a sharp dig in the ribs"
Jabthe act of touching someone suddenly with your finger or elbow
"she gave me a sharp dig in the ribs"
Poke(boxing) a blow with the fist
"I gave him a clout on his nose"
Proda pointed instrument used to prod into motion
Stabinformal words for any attempt or effort
"he gave it his best shot"
"he took a stab at forecasting"

Hypernyms

Jab has 2 hypernyms.

Word Definition
Touchthe act of putting two things together with no space between them
"at his touch the room filled with lights"
Touchingthe act of putting two things together with no space between them
"at his touch the room filled with lights"

Names With The Word "Jab"

91 names are spelled with jab.

NameMaleFemale
JabezYesNo
JabeNoNo
JaboYesNo
JabusNoNo
JabNoNo

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The word games Words With Friends, 4pics1Word, Word Chums, and Jumble which is by far one of the most successful of the word games. Jumble was created in 1954 - below, you will find the most unscrambled letters for each descramble word game that others have solved or decoded to make the word jab.

Is jab a scrabble word or can you use jab in Words With Friends? The probability of getting this word in scrabble is 1 out of every 8983 games and in Words With Friends it's 1 out of every 10117 games. This 3 letter 12 point scrabble word can be rearranged 6 ways. What other words can be made with the letters a, b, and j? There's 7 with 5 letters or less with the letters a, b, and j. Here is a list of 7 to try to get you more points.

WordScrabbleWords With FriendsWord Chums4Pics1WordJumble
Jab (3 letters) 12 15 jab
Banjo (5 letters) 14 +2 18 +3 banjo
Jabot (5 letters) 14 +2 17 +2 jabot
Jamb (4 letters) 15 +3 19 +4 jamb
BJA (3 letters) 12 15 jab
Abuja (5 letters) 14 +2 18 +3 abuja
Rajab (5 letters) 14 +2 17 +2 rajab





     

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