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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

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

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..

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

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

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

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