Definition of Jibes

1. Noun. (plural of jibe) ¹



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Definition of Jibes

1. jibe [v] - See also: jibe

Lexicographical Neighbors of Jibes

jibber
jibber-jabber
jibbered
jibbering
jibberish
jibbers
jibbing
jibbings
jibboom
jibbooms
jibbs
jibe
jibed
jiber
jibers
jibes (current term)
jibing
jibingly
jibs
jicama
jicamas
jicara
jicaras
jichimu
jickajog
jickajogs
jidaigeki
jidaigekis
jidder
jidders

Literary usage of Jibes

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Journalistic London: Being a Series of Sketches of Famous Pens and Papers of by Joseph Hatton (1882)
"... Change of 1880—The Gin-and-Water Bohemia of Former Days—Lord Palmerston's Defence of Mr. Delane—Political jibes at leading Journals—Lord Beaconsfield's ..."

2. The Demos in Council: Or 'Bijah in Pandemonium: Being a Sweep of the Lyre by William Sullivan (1799)
"... is fretful and fore ; While their jeers, and their jibes, they fo tauntingly dafk. ... jibes ..."

3. A Glimpse of Old Mexico: Being the Observations and Reflections of a by James Hepburn Wilkins (1901)
"... almost forty years ago, when I went to school in a Little Lord Fauntleroy suit of black velvet and the jibes and jeers I suffered with a breaking heart ..."

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