gybe

All Sources -
Updated Media sources (1) About encyclopedia.com content Print Topic Share Topic
views updated

gybe • v. & n. variant spelling of jibe2 .

views updated

gybe, jibe (naut.) swing from one side of the vessel to the other, as a sail; put (a boat) about. XVII. — Du. †gijben (mod. gijpen).

views updated

gybeascribe, bribe, gybe, imbibe, jibe, proscribe, scribe, subscribe, transcribe, tribe, vibe •diatribe • circumscribe