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How to Pronounce jib?

Correct pronunciation for the word "jib" is [d͡ʒˈɪb], [d‍ʒˈɪb], [dʒ_ˈɪ_b].

Definition of jib

  1. To shift a boom-sail from one side of a vessel to the other.
  2. To move restively hackwards or sideways. Flying jib, a sail sometimes set upon a boom rigged out beyond the jib-boom. Middle jib, a similar sail set between the two preceding.
  3. The foremost sail of a ship, extending from the outer end of the jib-boom toward the fore-top-mast-head.

Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language By Nuttall, P.Austin

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What is the present tense of Jib?

  • The personal forms of the verb "jib" in the present tense are:

  • 1. I jib

  • 2. You jib

  • 3. He/She/It jibs

  • 4. We jib

  • 5. You jib

  • 6. They jib
  • What is the adjective for jib?

    The adjective form of the word "jib" is "jibing" or "jibbed".

    Usage over time for jib:

    This graph shows how "jib" have occurred between 1800 and 2008 in a corpus of English books.

    What is the plural form of jib?

    The plural form of the word "jib" is "jibs"

    What is the singular form of jib?

    The singular form of the word "jib" is "jib".

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