rib - definition and synonyms

verb [transitive] old-fashioned 

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/rɪb/
present tense
I/you/we/theyrib
he/she/itribs
present participleribbing
past tenseribbed
past participleribbed
  1. to joke about someone in a friendly way that makes them slightly embarrassed

    His friends used to rib him about his ponytail.