But while it's a terrible braggart, it's really cowardly an' delicate, an' will die of lock-jaw if you only pick its thumb.
No one who had ever seen death,” answered he, “could mistake it in the case of lock-jaw.
I am afraid that lock-jaw will set in if he does not consent to have the felon lanced.
Remember vaguely that lock-jaw often follows a wound on the hand.
“Very well,” I answered, jumping up and putting on my coat with a yawn which nearly gave me the lock-jaw.
I tell you that the scratch of a pin has sometimes produced the lock-jaw.
I wish theyd catch the measles or lock-jaw, an mos pretty near die!
The poor man was subsequently attacked with lock-jaw, and died after the lapse of two or three days.
In other industries such as wool sorting, blanket stoving and tentering, and warp dressing, lock-jaw is an incident.
I remember that the first time I tried to pronounce the name of the place I very nearly brought on lock-jaw.