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jab

1. a quick short blow, esp (in boxing) a straight punch with the leading hand
2. Informal an injection
References in classic literature ?
Cutting and jabbing they hewed their way through the solid ranks of the enemy, until Muda Saffir, seeing that defeat was inevitable turned and fled toward his prahu.
On account o' their blame Cath'lic superstitions," said Dan, jabbing with the bright blade.
Nevertheless, there are illustrated instructions on the technique of jabbing, findings from an ersatz ``Idongotu University Stress Research Project,'' and testimonials from ``new practitioners of this ancient art.