WordReference Random House Learner's Dictionary of American English © 2015
fib /fɪb/USA pronunciation n., v., fibbed, fib•bing.

n. [countable]
  • a small or trivial lie.

  • v. [no obj]
  • to tell a fib:Stop fibbing and tell me the truth.
  • fib•ber, n. [countable]


    Collins Concise English Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers::

    fib /fɪb/ n
    1. a trivial and harmless lie
    vb (fibs, fibbing, fibbed)
    1. (intransitive) to tell such a lie
    Etymology: 17th Century: perhaps from fibble-fable an unlikely story; see fable

    ˈfibber n



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