Synonyms for Jab:

n.

amphetamine, anabolic steroid, anticoagulant, anaesthetic, antidepressant, antacid, antidote, antibiotic, analgesic, anesthetic. boxer, cross, touch, bantamweight, jog, count out, bare-knuckle, arm-wrestling, corner, bout, boxing, box. pillory, slate, cry foul, lambast, decry, bash, bring/call/hold someone to account, condemn, denounce. shoulder, heave, shove, strain, thrust aside, jar. prodding. act (noun)
poke, dig, poking, thrust, thrusting, jabbing.
jab (noun)
poke, stab, poking, prod, jabbing, dig, thrusting, thrust.
poke (noun)
stab, jog, prod, blow, HIT, dig, thrust.

v.

contact (verb)
poke, stab, prod, dig.

Other synonyms:

denounce, blow, lambast, pillory, thrust aside, decry. condemn, HIT, shove, bash. jog. slate. jar. shoulder, strain. poke at
prod.
Other relevant words:
condemn, lambast, shoulder, bash, pillory, jog, shove, HIT, jar, blow, denounce, box.

Usage examples for jab

  1. Warrington played for his face, and to each jab he added a taunt. – Parrot & Co. by Harold MacGrath
  2. When the book falls open, wave the pencil round three times and jab it down. – The Voyages of Doctor Dolittle by Hugh Lofting
  3. We shall have the krises, and if they seize either of us, the other must go down and try and jab his kris into the beast's eyes. – Among Malay Pirates And Other Tales Of Adventure And Peril by G. A. Henty