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Jibe

Pronunciation: jīb
v. t.1.(Naut.) To shift, as the boom of a fore-and-aft sail, from one side of a vessel to the other when the wind is aft or on the quarter. See Gybe.
[imp. & p. p. Jibed (jībd); p. pr. & vb. n. Jibing (jīb"ĭng).]
v. i.1.(Naut.) To change a ship's course so as to cause a shifting of the boom. See Jibe, v. t., and Gybe.
2.To agree; to harmonize.
Noun1.jibe - 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"
Synonyms: barb, gibe, shaft, dig, slam, shot
Verb1.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"
2.jibe - shift from one side of the ship to the other; "The sail jibbed wildly"
Synonyms: change course, gybe, jib
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