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ribbed

verb , past tense of rib

Synonyms and Antonyms of ribbed

to make fun of in a good-natured way
  • ribbed him a bit about fumbling such an easy play
Synonyms of ribbed

chaffed, jived, joked, joshed, kidded, rallied, razzed, roasted, rode (or chiefly dialectal rid), teased

Words Related to ribbed
Phrases Synonymous with ribbed

goofed on [slang], took the mickey out of [British]


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