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gibealso jibe (jīb)
v. gibed, gib·ing, gibes also jibed or jib·ing or jibes
To make taunting, heckling, or jeering remarks.
To deride with taunting remarks.
A derisive remark.
[Possibly from obsolete French giber, to handle roughly, play, from Old French.]
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