Jibe – An insulting remark to make someone look stupid
A jibe is an insulting remark to make someone look stupid.
To remember the definition of the word jibe, use the following mnemonic:
"JIVE!? (jibe) You can't Jive, you're dancing like a flat-footed ape!"
Examples of jibe in a sentence
Some cynics in the media might jibe at the statement.
He made a jibe at his old rivals.
"No doubt he'll give me the chance to fight him again," he jibed.