To thrust; to stab; to punch. See Job,
- To poke or thrust abruptly: jabbed a knife into the log.
- To stab or pierce: jabbed the steak with a fork.
- To punch (someone) with short blows.
- To make an abrupt poking or thrusting motion: jabbed at the pickles with his fork.
- To deliver a quick punch.
- A quick stab or blow.
- Sports A short straight punch in boxing.