Definition of kibitz
- kibitz a card game
They sat around kibitzing about their children.
My uncle likes to kibitz when I play poker with my cousins.
He likes to kibitz our poker games.
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First Known Use: 1927See Words from the same year
blow smoke, chew the fat (also chew the rag), shoot the breeze, talk a blue streak;
: to talk to someone in a friendly and informal way
: to watch other people and make unwanted comments about what they are doing
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