Translation of "jaw" - English-Spanish dictionary

jaw

noun uk /dʒɔː/ us /dʒɔ/

either of the two bones in your mouth that contain your teeth

mandíbula
someone’s jaw drops

If someone’s jaw drops, their mouth opens because they are very surprised.

quedarse alguien con la boca abierta

(Translation of “jaw” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

jaw

noun /dʒoː/

(anatomy) either of the two bones of the mouth in which the teeth are set

maxilar
the upper/lower jaw
His jaw was broken in the fight.

(in plural ) the mouth (especially of an animal)

mandíbula
The crocodile’s jaws opened wide.
jawbone noun

(anatomy) one of the bones of the jaw, especially of the lower jaw

mandíbula
a fractuired jawbone.

(Translation of “jaw” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)