The word “jag” has 1 syllable: jag.

It's pronounced as /dʒæɡ/.

What is synonym and antonym for jag?

In the thesaurus, “jag” has 10 synonyms and 2 antonyms.

Here are synonyms and antonyms for jag along with examples of usage in sentences.

Synonyms for jag

  • barb
  • binge
  • pickup
  • prong
  • renewal
  • snag
  • spike
  • spree
  • sticker
  • tine

Antonyms for jag

Meanings of jag

  • noun
    1. A sharp projection.
    2. A part broken off; a fragment.
    3. A cleft or division.
    4. A medical injection, a jab.
    5. Enough liquor to make a person noticeably drunk; a skinful.
    6. A binge or period of overindulgence; a spree.
    7. A fit, spell, outburst.
    8. A one-horse cart load, or, in modern times, a truck load, of hay or wood.
    9. A leather bag or wallet; (in the plural) saddlebags.
  • verb
    1. To cut unevenly.
    2. To tease.

Example Sentences

  • The mountain climber encountered a steep jag as he ascended the rugged terrain.
  • Suddenly, a wild animal darted across the trail, its fur blending with the rocky jag.
  • The artist's brush strokes captured the jagged edges of the cliff's rocky jag.
  • The stormy sea sent waves crashing against the ship's hull, creating a tumultuous jag.
  • Hikers navigated carefully along the path, avoiding the sharp jag of protruding rocks.

On this page you'll find 12 synonyms, antonyms, or another words to jag, such as: barb, binge, calm, pickup, prong, renewal, slump.

Make sure to choose synonyms and antonyms that are appropriate for the context of the sentence.

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  • anxious
  • apprehensive
  • cutting
  • excited
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  • nervous
  • provocative
  • restless
  • sharp
  • sharpened
  • skittish
  • tense
  • trenchant
  • troubled
  • uneasy
  • upset
  • uptight
  • worried



  • bruising
  • jabbing
  • jagged
  • knifelike
  • mangle
  • piercing
  • scratching
  • stabbing
  • wounding


  • broken
  • criticized
  • faded
  • jagged
  • lectured
  • reprimanded
  • rough
  • rugged
  • scolded
  • tattered
  • uneven


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