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fibbed

verb (1)
past tense of fib

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to make a statement one knows to be untrue
  • fibbed and said that he had remembered to water her plants while she was away

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fibbed

verb (2)
past tense of fib, British

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“Fibbed.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/fibbed. Accessed 26 Nov. 2020.

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