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rib

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1 a work that imitates and exaggerates another work for comic effect

  • the movie is a rib of the "dramatic love story" that was so popular in the 1950s
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2 something said or done to cause laughter

  • began to lose his sense of humor after being the butt of his friends' ribs once too often
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rib

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to make fun of in a good-natured way

  • ribbed him a bit about fumbling such an easy play
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Phrases Synonymous with rib

goof on [slang], take the mickey out of [British]


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