June 11th, 2020

Teen Wolf::Stiles & Derek::BW2

Word of the Day 06/11/20 Jawbone

Jawbone (noun, verb, adjective)
jawbone [ jaw-bohn ]


noun
1. a bone of either jaw; a maxilla or mandible.
2. the bone of the lower jaw; mandible.

verb (used with or without object), jaw·boned, jaw·bon·ing.
3. Informal. to attempt to influence or pressure by persuasion rather than by the exertion of force or one's authority, as in urging voluntary compliance with economic guidelines: The president jawboned the steel industry into postponing price increases.

adjective
4. Informal. obtained by or resorting to such a practice: jawbone controls.

OTHER WORDS FROM JAWBONE
jaw·bon·ing, noun, adjective

WORDS RELATED TO JAWBONE
scold, chide, berate, admonish, upbraid, censure, castigate, reprimand, oppose, reproach, discredit, rebuke, wheedle, cajole, tease, induce, entice, tempt, point, jaw

See more synonyms on Thesaurus.com

Origin: First recorded in 1480–90; jaw + bone

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A to Z Challenge

Here’s the rules:
1) 100 words or 1 graphic for each letter of the alphabet.
2) Get all 26 by July 15th and win a banner!

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And perk – It’s the alphabet you know what’s coming if you want to get ahead of it. There is no need for your work to all connect. There is no need for them to be in order.

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JUNE/JULY CHALLENGE: 5 + 1 PROMPT POST 6



51. Five times Character A did the right thing and one time they did whatever the heck they wanted.
52. Five times Character A kept their feelings to themselves and one time they let Character B see their true emotions.
53. Five road trips Character A and Character B had together and the one time they just stayed home.
54. Five times Character A took care of someone when they were sick/injured and one time Character B took care of Character A.
55. Five baths Character A and Character B took together and one time they just took a shower instead.
56. Five times the bad guy came after Character A and one time they never got the chance.
57. Five temporary jobs Character A has had and the one job they wanted to keep forever.
58. Five things Character A bought for other people and one thing they bought for themselves.
59. Five presents that someone bought for Character A and the one present someone made for them.
60. Five regrets Character A has and the one thing they would never ever change.


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