Synonyms and Antonyms of ribbing

  1. marked by or expressive of mild or good-natured teasing the lightly ribbing tone tipped me off that this wasn't a serious reprimand Synonyms bantering, chaffing, fooling, funning, jesting, joking, joshing, kidding, rallying, razzing, quizzicalRelated Words bandying, quipping; baiting, deriding, derisive, derisory, hassling, heckling, jeering, mocking, needling, ridiculing, taunting; contemptuous, disdainful, sarcastic, scornful

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