Fib - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |fɪb|  American pronunciation of the word fib
Brit.  |fɪb|  British pronunciation of the word fib

noun

- a trivial lie(syn: story, tale, taradiddle, tarradiddle)

verb

- tell a relatively insignificant lie

Examples

I have to admit that I told a fib when I said I enjoyed the movie.

Is she telling fibs again?

He's been known to tell fibs.

I think you're fibbing.

he told a fib about eating his spinach

Word forms

verb
I/you/we/they: fib
he/she/it: fibs
present participle: fibbing
past tense: fibbed
past participle: fibbed
noun
singular: fib
plural: fibs
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