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jibe - Dictionary definition and meaning for word jibe

(noun) an aggressive remark directed at a person like a missile and intended to have a telling effect
Synonyms : barb , dig , gibe , shaft , shot , slam
Example Sentence
  • his parting shot was `drop dead'
  • she threw shafts of sarcasm
  • she takes a dig at me every chance she gets

(verb) be compatible, similar or consistent; coincide in their characteristics
Synonyms : agree , check , correspond , fit , gibe , match , tally
Example Sentence
  • The two stories don't agree in many details
  • The handwriting checks with the signature on the check
  • The suspect's fingerprints don't match those on the gun

(verb) shift from one side of the ship to the other
Synonyms : change course , gybe , jib
Example Sentence
  • The sail jibbed wildly

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for jibe

ji+be : means you ji(agree) with someone.
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by cp.jethani

ji+be.....JI..ji...in hindi when we say ji..ji.....ji.....BA....ji ba.(for mom) when we agree with them in some matter..
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by preetisoni2411

sounds like jive... To jive properly, you need to be in harmony with your partner.
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by coolgal82

Aggressive remarks should be treated as 'jiber crimes ' under section xxx of Indian penal code.
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by hmpai

jibe(in hindi) sounds like tounge cleaner. so it should be in harmony with the tounge otherwise it scrribles it.
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