\ ˈjī(ˌ)bō, jīˈbō \

Definition of jibe-o

used by the man at the tiller or wheel of a sailboat in warning that the boat is about to jibe

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“Jibe-o.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/jibe-o. Accessed 21 January 2020.

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