ribby

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[rib-ee]

Origin of ribby

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First recorded in 1840–50; rib1 + -y1

ribby

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[rib-ee]
noun, plural rib·bies. Baseball Slang.
  1. a run batted in.

Origin of ribby

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formation based on the abbreviation RBI; see -y2
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