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  • noun Plural form of jowl.


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  • This word cracks me up. Every. Time.

    February 15, 2007

  • Aye, this is a great one. I dog-sat a boxer for some friends last week and have had enough jowls in my face to last the rest of the year. Jowls are best when they're floppy and covered in drool, and they make that flubbery sound when the dog shakes itself.

    February 15, 2007

  • Oh you wait, kid.

    July 12, 2007

  • Maybe if he emends his constitution, he won't get jowls. ;-)

    July 12, 2007

  • Yeah! Edit that puppy.

    July 12, 2007

  • Did I miss something? Conversations are always awkward when there's a four-month pause between sentences.

    July 12, 2007

  • Yeah, I know. That is the beauty or the horror of the way this works.

    July 12, 2007

  • I think it was your long-ago praise of jowls that started things up again, u.


    July 12, 2007

  • I like the definition 'a movable speech organ'.

    October 11, 2008

  • Jowls are those big bags of skin that hang just off of your jawbone where your jawbone attaches to your skull. Think Jabba the Hut cheeks or the Fat Lady at the circus.

    April 12, 2009