Thesaurus

fribble

verb

Synonyms & Antonyms of fribble

(Entry 1 of 2)

to spend time in aimless activity
  • somehow, he managed to spend the whole morning fribbling instead of doing his assigned work

Synonyms for fribble

Words Related to fribble

Near Antonyms for fribble

fribble

noun

Synonyms of fribble (Entry 2 of 2)

See the Dictionary Definition 

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More About fribble

Time Traveler for fribble

Time Traveler

The first known use of fribble was in 1633

See more words from the same year

Thesaurus Entries Near fribble

friary

fribble

fribbled

See More Nearby Entries 

Cite this Entry

“Fribble.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/fribble. Accessed 25 Oct. 2021.

Style: MLA
MLACheck Mark Icon ChicagoCheck Mark Icon APACheck Mark Icon Merriam-WebsterCheck Mark Icon

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

Dog Words Quiz

  • shiba puppy more or less demanding cuddles
  • Which of the following animals has a dog in its etymology?
Name That Thing

Test your visual vocabulary with our 10-question challenge!

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!