Gibbon - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈɡɪbən|  American pronunciation of the word gibbon
Brit.  |ˈɡɪb(ə)n|  British pronunciation of the word gibbon

noun

- English historian best known for his history of the Roman Empire (1737-1794)
- smallest and most perfectly anthropoid arboreal ape having long arms and no tail; of southern Asia and East Indies

Word forms

noun
singular: gibbon
plural: gibbons
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