Definition of jawn in English:

jawn

Pronunciation /jôn/ /dʒɔn/

noun

dialect US
  • (chiefly in eastern Pennsylvania) used to refer to a thing, place, person, or event that one need not or cannot give a specific name to.

    ‘these jawns are very inexpensive’
    • ‘who is this beautiful jawn?’
    • ‘the dude reporting this jawn has not the slightest clue’

Origin

1990s perhaps an alteration of joint.

Pronunciation

jawn

/jôn/ /dʒɔn/