ribby

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[ rib-ee ]

adjective,rib·bi·er, rib·bi·est.
  1. having prominent ribs: a ribby fabric.

Origin of ribby

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First recorded in 1840–50; rib1 + -y1

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Other definitions for ribby (2 of 2)

ribby2
[ 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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