vibes

[ vahybz ]
/ vaɪbz /

plural noun Informal.

Origin of vibes

First recorded in 1965–70; by shortening

Related forms

vib·ist, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for vibist (1 of 2)

vibist

/ (ˈvaɪbɪst) /

noun

informal a person who plays a vibraphone in a jazz band or group

British Dictionary definitions for vibist (2 of 2)

vibes

/ (vaɪbz) /

pl n

informal (esp in jazz) short for vibraphone
slang short for vibrations

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