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Jawed - Billiard Term Definition

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Definition of Jawed

Jawed is a billiards slang term that is a part of Billiard Technique Terminology.

Jawed refers to when the object ball bounces between the two tits of a pocket and then fails to fall into the pocket. Balls normally get jawed when they are shot either at a poor angle, shot too hard, or both. Also, once a player gets jawed, the opponent is left with a very easy shot, as the object ball usually comes to rest right on the edge of the pocket.

See: knuckle, tittie, tit, tits, titties, horn, point, tittie hooked, corner hooked, jaw, angled, jawed ball for more on the meaning of "Jawed".

Jawed - Usage

Frank just got Jawed hardcore on that last shot.

Billiards - Jawed

  • Title: Jawed
  • Author: (Billiards Forum)
  • Published: 4/11/2006
  • Last Updated: 1/4/2008 9:49:28 PM
  • Last Updated By: billiardsforum

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