Example sentences for: jabs

How can you use “jabs” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • A few trident missiles in this lefty's side: knee-jerk invocations of God and Flag; jabs at Greenpeace; Charlton Heston delivering the clenched-teeth opening narration; Willis' climactic exhortation to "Chew this iron bitch up!"

  • He jabs her, mocking her singing and her tedious stories about her son.

  • Kristol and both Carlsons--Tucker and Margaret--blame Seattle's mayor for treating the protestors with kid gloves ("a weak mayor of Seattle, I'm afraid, a kind of cappuccino sipper," jabs Tucker Carlson).

  • ) But there's not much edge to these jabs, the way there was even a week ago when the campaign was a more plausible horse race.

  • Some even take jabs at the gullibility of eager fans.

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