ribbie

noun rib·bie \ ˈri-bē \
variants: or less commonly ribby
|Updated on: 12 Jun 2018

Definition of ribbie

plural ribbies
baseball, informal
: RBI
  • Bench was MVP again—he led the league with 40 dingers and 125 ribbies
  • —William Nack
  • Heritage … manufactured a run in the second as Angela Galyon and Harley Frazier strung together singles and Braye Slaughter delivered the timely hit for a ribbie.
  • —Marcus Fitzsimmons

First Known Use of ribbie

1956

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