verb (used without object), gibed, gib·ing.
verb (used with object), gibed, gib·ing.
Words nearby gibe
Origin of gibe1
OTHER WORDS FROM gibegib·er, noungib·ing·ly, adverb
Definition for gibe (2 of 3)
verb (used with or without object), gibed, gib·ing, noun
Definition for gibe (3 of 3)
or gibe, gybe, jib, jibb
verb (used without object), jibed, jib·ing.
verb (used with object), jibed, jib·ing.
Origin of jibe1
Examples from the Web for gibe
It was history with a thesis, and the gibe of Montesquieu was justifiable.Landmarks in French Literature|G. Lytton Strachey
Then some British officers, who heard her, laughed as if the gibe had no point for them.In Hostile Red|Joseph Altsheler
"There's a chance in that hoose," Brodie burst out, ignoring the baker's gibe.The House with the Green Shutters|George Douglas Brown
But although Voltaire must have guessed it all, he forbore to gibe at the letter.Francezka|Molly Elliot Seawell
His great heart swelled against her, and his gibe, Keen as his sword, betrayed contempt.Joan of Arc|Jane Alice Sargant