vibes

[vahybz]

plural noun Informal.


Origin of vibes

First recorded in 1965–70; by shortening
Related formsvib·ist, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for vibist

vibist

noun

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

vibes

pl n

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