Jawbone meaning

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A bone of the jaw, especially the bone of the lower jaw.
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To try to influence or pressure through strong persuasion, especially to urge to comply voluntarily.
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To urge voluntary compliance with official wishes or guidelines.
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A bone of a jaw, esp. of the lower jaw.
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To talk (to) or converse (with), esp. at length.
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To speak forcefully or threateningly (to or about)

The President jawboned against price increases.

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A bone of the jaw, especially the bone of the lower jaw.
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The bone of the lower jaw; the mandible.
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Any of the bones in the lower or upper jaw.
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To talk persistently in persuasion of one or more people to cooperate.
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Origin of jawbone