Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English homepage

Date: 1500-1600
Origin: JIBE22

jibe

1 noun
     
jibe1 , gibe [countable]
an unkind remark intended to make someone seem silly:
She was tired of his cheap jibes.

Dictionary pictures of the day
Do you know what each of these is called?
What is the word for picture 1? What is the word for picture 2? What is the word for picture 3? What is the word for picture 4?
Click on any of the pictures above to find out what it is called.

Explore our topic dictionary