Gibe is defined as to jeer or make fun of.verb
An example of gibe is for a child to tease another child.
The definition of a gibe is a jeer or a tease.noun
An example of a gibe is a mocking of someone's talents.YourDictionary definition and usage example. Copyright © 2013 by LoveToKnow Corp.
Origin: < ? OFr giber, to handle roughly
- giber noun
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also jibeverb gibed gibed also jibed, gib·ing also jib·ing, gibes also jibes verb, intransitive
Origin: Possibly from obsolete French giber, to handle roughly, play, from Old French.
- gibˈer noun
- gibˈing·ly adverb