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  Definition of Jib
  1. any triangular fore-and-aft sail (set forward of the foremast)
  2. shift from one side of the ship to the other; "The sail jibbed wildly"
  3. refuse to comply
Similar Words: jibe, gybe, change course, resist, balk, baulk

 

Hyponyms: flying jib

 

Derivational Morphology: jibe, gybe, change course, balker, baulker, noncompliant, adversary, antagonist, opponent, opposer, resister, obstructionist, obstructor, obstructer, thwarter, resistance

 

 
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