How to Pronounce jabbing?

Correct pronunciation for the word "jabbing" is [d͡ʒˈabɪŋ], [d‍ʒˈabɪŋ], [dʒ_ˈa_b_ɪ_ŋ].

"Jabbing" in context

Jabbing is a form of attack involving the rapid thrust of the arm, typically used in martial arts or in self-defense. It is usually done with the knuckles, the forearms, or with a hand in a closed fist technique. Jabbing is often used as a defensive move to create distance between the attacker and the defender. Jabbing can also be used offensively to create an opening in an opponent's defense to then follow up with a stronger attack.

Many martial arts styles teach some form of jabbing, including Karate, Taekwondo, Boxing and Muay Thai.

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