gibe

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gibe

also jibe  (jīb)
v. gibed, gib·ing, gibes also jibed or jib·ing or jibes
v.intr.
To make taunting, heckling, or jeering remarks.
v.tr.
To deride with taunting remarks.
n.
A derisive remark.

[Possibly from obsolete French giber, to handle roughly, play, from Old French.]

gib′er n.
gib′ing·ly adv.

gibe

(dʒaɪb) or

jibe

vb
to make jeering or scoffing remarks (at); taunt
n
a derisive or provoking remark
[C16: perhaps from Old French giber to treat roughly, of uncertain origin]
ˈgiber, ˈjiber n
ˈgibingly, ˈjibingly adv

gibe

(dʒaɪb)
vb, n
(Nautical Terms) a variant spelling of gybe

gibe

or jibe

(dʒaɪb)

v. gibed, gib•ing,
n. v.i.
1. to utter mocking or scoffing words; jeer.
v.t.
2. to taunt; deride.
n.
3. a taunting or sarcastic remark.
[1560–70; perhaps < Middle French giber to handle roughly, shake, derivative of gibe staff, billhook]
gib′er, n.
gib′ing•ly, adv.

gibe


Past participle: gibed
Gerund: gibing

Imperative
gibe
gibe
Present
I gibe
you gibe
he/she/it gibes
we gibe
you gibe
they gibe
Preterite
I gibed
you gibed
he/she/it gibed
we gibed
you gibed
they gibed
Present Continuous
I am gibing
you are gibing
he/she/it is gibing
we are gibing
you are gibing
they are gibing
Present Perfect
I have gibed
you have gibed
he/she/it has gibed
we have gibed
you have gibed
they have gibed
Past Continuous
I was gibing
you were gibing
he/she/it was gibing
we were gibing
you were gibing
they were gibing
Past Perfect
I had gibed
you had gibed
he/she/it had gibed
we had gibed
you had gibed
they had gibed
Future
I will gibe
you will gibe
he/she/it will gibe
we will gibe
you will gibe
they will gibe
Future Perfect
I will have gibed
you will have gibed
he/she/it will have gibed
we will have gibed
you will have gibed
they will have gibed
Future Continuous
I will be gibing
you will be gibing
he/she/it will be gibing
we will be gibing
you will be gibing
they will be gibing
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been gibing
you have been gibing
he/she/it has been gibing
we have been gibing
you have been gibing
they have been gibing
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been gibing
you will have been gibing
he/she/it will have been gibing
we will have been gibing
you will have been gibing
they will have been gibing
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been gibing
you had been gibing
he/she/it had been gibing
we had been gibing
you had been gibing
they had been gibing
Conditional
I would gibe
you would gibe
he/she/it would gibe
we would gibe
you would gibe
they would gibe
Past Conditional
I would have gibed
you would have gibed
he/she/it would have gibed
we would have gibed
you would have gibed
they would have gibed

gibe


Past participle: gibed
Gerund: gibing

Imperative
gibe
gibe
Present
I gibe
you gibe
he/she/it gibes
we gibe
you gibe
they gibe
Preterite
I gibed
you gibed
he/she/it gibed
we gibed
you gibed
they gibed
Present Continuous
I am gibing
you are gibing
he/she/it is gibing
we are gibing
you are gibing
they are gibing
Present Perfect
I have gibed
you have gibed
he/she/it has gibed
we have gibed
you have gibed
they have gibed
Past Continuous
I was gibing
you were gibing
he/she/it was gibing
we were gibing
you were gibing
they were gibing
Past Perfect
I had gibed
you had gibed
he/she/it had gibed
we had gibed
you had gibed
they had gibed
Future
I will gibe
you will gibe
he/she/it will gibe
we will gibe
you will gibe
they will gibe
Future Perfect
I will have gibed
you will have gibed
he/she/it will have gibed
we will have gibed
you will have gibed
they will have gibed
Future Continuous
I will be gibing
you will be gibing
he/she/it will be gibing
we will be gibing
you will be gibing
they will be gibing
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been gibing
you have been gibing
he/she/it has been gibing
we have been gibing
you have been gibing
they have been gibing
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been gibing
you will have been gibing
he/she/it will have been gibing
we will have been gibing
you will have been gibing
they will have been gibing
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been gibing
you had been gibing
he/she/it had been gibing
we had been gibing
you had been gibing
they had been gibing
Conditional
I would gibe
you would gibe
he/she/it would gibe
we would gibe
you would gibe
they would gibe
Past Conditional
I would have gibed
you would have gibed
he/she/it would have gibed
we would have gibed
you would have gibed
they would have gibed
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.gibe - an aggressive remark directed at a person like a missile and intended to have a telling effectgibe - an aggressive remark directed at a person like a missile and intended to have a telling effect; "his parting shot was `drop dead'"; "she threw shafts of sarcasm"; "she takes a dig at me every chance she gets"
comment, remark, input - a statement that expresses a personal opinion or belief or adds information; "from time to time she contributed a personal comment on his account"
cheap shot - an unnecessarily aggressive and unfair remark directed at a defenseless person
Verb1.gibe - be compatible, similar or consistent; coincide in their characteristics; "The two stories don't agree in many details"; "The handwriting checks with the signature on the check"; "The suspect's fingerprints don't match those on the gun"
consist - be consistent in form, tenor, or character; be congruous; "Desires are to be satisfied only so far as consists with an approved end"
check out, check - be verified or confirmed; pass inspection; "These stories don't check!"
look - accord in appearance with; "You don't look your age!"
answer - match or correspond; "The drawing of the suspect answers to the description the victim gave"
coincide - be the same; "our views on this matter coincided"
align - be or come into adjustment with
correlate - to bear a reciprocal or mutual relation; "Do these facts correlate?"
parallel - be parallel to; "Their roles are paralleled by ours"
twin, duplicate, parallel - duplicate or match; "The polished surface twinned his face and chest in reverse"
square - be compatible with; "one idea squares with another"
bear out, underpin, corroborate, support - support with evidence or authority or make more certain or confirm; "The stories and claims were born out by the evidence"
equal, be - be identical or equivalent to; "One dollar equals 1,000 rubles these days!"
resemble - appear like; be similar or bear a likeness to; "She resembles her mother very much"; "This paper resembles my own work"
conform to, fit, meet - satisfy a condition or restriction; "Does this paper meet the requirements for the degree?"
homologize - be homologous; "A person's arms homologize with a quadruped's forelimbs"
befit, beseem, suit - accord or comport with; "This kind of behavior does not suit a young woman!"
accord, concord, fit in, harmonise, harmonize, consort, agree - go together; "The colors don't harmonize"; "Their ideas concorded"
pattern - form a pattern; "These sentences pattern like the ones we studied before"
adhere - be compatible or in accordance with; "You must adhere to the rules"
rime, rhyme - be similar in sound, especially with respect to the last syllable; "hat and cat rhyme"
2.gibe - laugh at with contempt and derisiongibe - laugh at with contempt and derision; "The crowd jeered at the speaker"
bait, tantalise, tantalize, taunt, razz, twit, tease, cod, rag, rally, ride - harass with persistent criticism or carping; "The children teased the new teacher"; "Don't ride me so hard over my failure"; "His fellow workers razzed him when he wore a jacket and tie"

gibe

see jibe

gibe

also jibe
verb
To make fun or make fun of:
Chiefly British: quiz.
Idiom: poke fun at.
noun
An instance of mockery or derision:
Translations
ملاحَظَه جارحَهيَهْزأ، يَسْخَر من
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gibe

[dʒaɪb]
A. Nmofa f, burla f
B. VImofarse, burlarse (at de)

gibe

[ˈdʒaɪb]
npique f
vi
to gibe at → railler

gibe

nSpöttelei f, → Stichelei f
vispotten, sticheln; to gibe at somebody/somethingsich über jdn/etw lustig machen, spöttische Bemerkungen über jdn/etw machen

gibe

[dʒaɪb]
1. nfrecciata, malignità f inv
2. vi to gibe (at)lanciare frecciate (a)

jibe,

gibe

(dʒaib) noun
a cruel or unkind remark or taunt. cruel jibes.
verb
(with at) to make fun (of) unkindly.