Sometimes a story breaks that leads to jaw dropping even among the normally jaded.
And, again, there were many publically available photographs of Taylor taken right after she says the jaw dislocation occurred.
He dropped and I felt a tight surge in my stomach that ran all the way up to my jaw.
1610s, "to catch in the jaws, devour," from jaw (n.). In slang from 1748, "to gossip, to speak" 1810, "to scold." Related: Jawed; jawing. Hence 19c. U.S. slang jawsmith "talkative person" (1887).
Either of two bony structures that form the framework of the mouth and hold the teeth.
The mandible or maxilla or the part of the face covering these bones.
: ain't had a good jaw together (1842+)