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from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. Alternative spelling of jobation.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A scolding.


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  • This is a singularly unattractive word, perhaps intentionally so.

    July 27, 2008

  • jawbation – a rebuke, reproof, esp. one of a lengthy and tedious character; a talking to, a lecture; also a long discussion

    July 27, 2008