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dib

intransitive verb \ ˈdib \

Definition of dib

dibbed; dibbed; dibbing; dibs
:to fish by letting the bait bob and dip lightly

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Origin and Etymology of dib

perhaps from obsolete dib to dab, pat, probably alteration of dab


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dib

noun \ " \

Definition of dib

plural -s
1 British
a a dibs plural but singular in construction :the game of jacks
b :a knucklebone or jack used in playing jacks usually used in plural
2 dibs plural, slang :money especially in small amounts
3 dibs plural :claim, reservation, rights used with on
  • I have dibs on that piece of cake

Origin and Etymology of dib

short for dibstone


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dib

\ " \

Definition of dib

  • variant of dub:3

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