Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun A scolding.

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  • noun Alternative spelling of jobation.

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

    July 27, 2008

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

    July 27, 2008