verb (used without object), fibbed, fib·bing.
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OTHER WORDS FROM fibfib·ber, fib·ster, nounun·fib·bing, adjective
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Example sentences from the Web for fibbing
If the Times or Abramson, or both, is fibbing here, the credibility of the newspaper of record is now suspect.Can We Trust The New York Times After the Abramson Debacle?|Joe Concha|May 19, 2014|DAILY BEAST
“They were all adults, at least to the best of my knowledge… Some could have theoretically been fibbing about it,” he said.Six Most Awkward Moments From Anthony Weiner's Press Conference|The Daily Beast Video|June 6, 2011|DAILY BEAST
The Baroness turned her smile toward him, and she instantly felt that she had been observed to be fibbing.The Europeans|Henry James
"I hope it is not due to your fibbing that you are all tangled up," she said.The Hills of Refuge|Will N. Harben
She might be fibbing; she might be up to some of her tricks again; this might even be a move arranged with his father.The Prodigal Father|J. Storer Clouston
Fibbing, a series of blows delivered quickly, and at a short distance.The Slang Dictionary|John Camden Hotten
You have such a heavy apparatus for fibbing that it becomes fairly stately.Dorothy and other Italian Stories|Constance Fenimore Woolson