Word of the Day – Jobation

By November 11, 2017Word of the Day

Jobation (noun) (informal)

job-ay-shun

Also jawbation. A lengthy rebuke or reprimand, a lecture, a harangue.

Late 17th century. From job + -ation.

Example sentences

“The wife gave me such a lengthy jobation when I came home late from the bar last night.”

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