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English Word:

ribbing


English Pronunciation:

rib•bing


Noun:


⇨Definition

An assemblage or arrangement of ribs, as the timberwork for the support of an arch or coved ceiling, the veins in the leaves of some plants, ridges in the fabric of cloth, or the like.



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Wiktionary

Etymology:

rib +‎ -ing; meaning 'teasing', from the common practice of tickling the ribs to cause laughter.


Noun:

ribbing (countable and uncountable, plural ribbings) (uncountable) The action of the verb to rib. (uncountable) Collectively, the ribs on an object. (countable) An instance of teasing.


Verb:

ribbing Present participle of rib.


Anagrams:

bribing


Reference:

ribbing

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Other words similar to ribbing can be found below:

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2.rib cage
3.ribald
4.ribaldish
5.ribaldrous
6.ribaldry
7.riban
8.riband
9.ribanded
10.ribat
11.ribaud
12.ribaudequin
13.ribaudred
14.ribaudrous
15.ribaudry
16.ribaudy
17.ribauld
18.ribavirin
19.ribband
20.ribbed
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