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jawbone

See definition of jawbone on Dictionary.com
  • as inchin
  • as incoax
  • as inrebuke
  • as inreproach
  • as insweet-talk

synonyms for jawbone

  • button
  • jaw
  • mandible
  • mentum
  • point
See also synonyms for: jawboned / jawboning
  • cajole
  • entice
  • induce
  • tease
  • tempt
  • wheedle
  • allure
  • barter
  • beguile
  • blandish
  • blarney
  • decoy
  • flatter
  • get
  • hook
  • importune
  • influence
  • inveigle
  • lure
  • pester
  • plague
  • press
  • soft-soap
  • soothe
  • sweet-talk
  • urge
  • wangle
  • worm
  • argue into
  • arm-twist
  • butter up
  • con
  • prevail upon
  • rope in
  • talk into
  • work on
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How to use jawbone in a sentence

Lizard-like features include scales and teeth attached directly to the jawbones.
ANCIENT CREATURE REVEALED AS LIZARD, NOT A TEENY DINOSAURCAROLYN GRAMLINGJULY 21, 2021SCIENCE NEWS FOR STUDENTS
This would have left the jawbone flexible, the simulation showed.
THE SECRET TO T. REX‘S INCREDIBLE BITING FORCE IS AT LAST REVEALEDSID PERKINSJUNE 1, 2021SCIENCE NEWS FOR STUDENTS
Unlike mammals, reptiles and their close kin have a joint within their lower jawbone, or mandible.
THE SECRET TO T. REX‘S INCREDIBLE BITING FORCE IS AT LAST REVEALEDSID PERKINSJUNE 1, 2021SCIENCE NEWS FOR STUDENTS
The skull and face bones, including the jawbone, were still articulated.
A CAVE SITE IN KENYA’S FORESTS REVEALS THE OLDEST HUMAN BURIAL IN AFRICAALISON CROWTHERMAY 28, 2021SINGULARITY HUB 
That stiffness stemmed from a boomerang-shaped bit of bone that braced what would have been an otherwise flexible jawbone, a new analysis suggests.
T. REX’S INCREDIBLE BITING FORCE CAME FROM ITS STIFF LOWER JAWSID PERKINSMAY 7, 2021SCIENCE NEWS
Unlike mammals, reptiles and their close kin have a joint dubbed the intramandibular joint within their lower jawbone, or mandible.
T. REX’S INCREDIBLE BITING FORCE CAME FROM ITS STIFF LOWER JAWSID PERKINSMAY 7, 2021SCIENCE NEWS
Think of Samson, who slew a thousand Philistines with the jawbone of an ass!
A PHILOSOPHICAL DICTIONARY, VOLUME 1 (OF 10)FRANOIS-MARIE AROUET (AKA VOLTAIRE)
I have known rich Jawbone Janes to travel half across the continent to harangue a poor bunch of striking hunyaks.
THE IRON PUDDLERJAMES J. DAVIS
Only as the challenged party I have the choice of weapons, and inasmuch as this is a hot day, I choose the jawbone.
IN CAMP WITH A TIN SOLDIERJOHN KENDRICK BANGS
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WORDS RELATED TO JAWBONE

  • button
  • jaw
  • jawbone
  • mandible
  • mentum
  • point
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