Gibe in a sentence as a noun

Perhaps with your info I can gibe it another shot.

You try to gibe NetFlix, but the truth of the matter is that there is a market.

Keeping it small is a Tauist ideal that I find doesn't gibe with real life sometimes.

Gibe in a sentence as a verb

The OED defines sarcasm as 'a sharp, bitter, or cutting expression or remark; a bitter gibe or taunt'.

Given the wink, you may well know this, though it could be that the gibe was intended in jest but the broader import was not so I felt it necessary to make it explicit.

Or should I be ignoring that data?Also, do you have data to support your "rare American who speaks or reads any language besides English" gibe, or was it just offhand snark?

Gibe definitions


an aggressive remark directed at a person like a missile and intended to have a telling effect; "his parting shot was `drop dead'"; "she threw shafts of sarcasm"; "she takes a dig at me every chance she gets"

See also: shot shaft slam barb jibe


be compatible, similar or consistent; coincide in their characteristics; "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"

See also: match correspond check jibe tally agree


laugh at with contempt and derision; "The crowd jeered at the speaker"

See also: jeer scoff flout barrack