Tikibu: pronunciation dictionary with use examples

Word: gibe
IPA transcription: [dʒ'aɪb]
noun meaning of the word
  • Synonyms: shot, shaft, slam, dig, barb, jibe, gibe
    Meaning: 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"
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