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1. crib

noun. ['ˈkrɪb'] baby bed with high sides made of slats.

Synonyms

  • cot
  • baby's bed

Antonyms

  • worsen
  • begin
  • square shooter

Etymology

  • cribb (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

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Rhymes with Crib

  • squibb
  • ad-lib
  • trib
  • skibbe
  • glib
  • sib
  • nibbe
  • nib
  • mib
  • lib
  • kibbe
  • jib
  • gibb
  • gib
  • dibb
  • bibb
  • bib

How do you pronounce crib?

Pronounce crib as krɪb.

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Sentences with crib


1. Noun, singular or mass
Measure your crib and add one inch to both the length and height you choose.

2. Adjective
Some sites even offer parts that change the way your crib functions.

3. Verb, past participle
Large stores like WalMart or Target have crib parts available.

Quotes about crib


1. And one fine day the goddess of the wind kisses the foot of man, that mistreated, scorned foot, and from that kiss the soccer idol is born. He is born in a straw crib in a tin-roofed shack and he enters the world clinging to a ball.
- Eduardo Galeano

2. crib

noun. ['ˈkrɪb'] a literal translation used in studying a foreign language (often used illicitly).

Synonyms

  • translation
  • pony
  • version
  • rendering
  • interlingual rendition

Antonyms

  • nonconformity
  • noncompliance
  • empty
  • dissuasion

Etymology

  • cribb (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

3. crib

noun. ['ˈkrɪb'] a bin or granary for storing grains.

Synonyms

  • granary
  • garner
  • bin

Antonyms

  • inactivity
  • natural object
  • curve
  • straight line

Etymology

  • cribb (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

4. crib

noun. ['ˈkrɪb'] a card game (usually for two players) in which each player is dealt six cards and discards one or two.

Synonyms

  • cribbage
  • cards

Antonyms

  • rising trot
  • antitype
  • nonpayment

Etymology

  • cribb (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

5. crib

verb. ['ˈkrɪb'] line with beams or planks.

Etymology

  • cribb (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

6. crib

noun. ['ˈkrɪb'] the cards discarded by players at cribbage.

Synonyms

  • cribbage

Antonyms

  • fall
  • lower

Etymology

  • cribb (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

7. crib

verb. ['ˈkrɪb'] use a crib, as in an exam.

Synonyms

  • chisel

Etymology

  • cribb (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

8. crib

verb. ['ˈkrɪb'] take unauthorized (intellectual material).

Synonyms

  • lift
  • plagiarize

Etymology

  • cribb (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
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