Definitions for bibbɪb
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Random House Webster's College Dictionary
bibbɪb(n.; v.)bibbed, bib•bing.
(n.)a shield of cloth, paper, or other material tied under the chin to protect the clothing during a meal.
the front part of an apron, overalls, or the like above the waist.
(v.i.)to drink; imbibe.
Origin of bib:
1275–1325; ME bibben to drink < L bibere
top part of an apron; covering the chest
a napkin tied under the chin of a child while eating
drink moderately but regularly
"We tippled the cognac"
Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary
a cloth protecting a baby's clothes during feeding
An item of clothing for babies tied around their neck to protect their clothes from getting dirty when eating.
The upper part of an apron or overalls.
To drink heartily; to tipple.
He was constantly bibbing. uE00025895uE001 Locke.
a small piece of cloth worn by children over the breast, to protect the clothes
an arctic fish (Gadus luscus), allied to the cod; -- called also pout and whiting pout
alt. of Bibbe
to drink; to sip; to tipple
A bib is a garment worn hanging from the neck on the chest to protect clothing from spilling. Bibs are frequently used by children, especially infants, but also by some adults. Bibs are also worn when consuming certain "messy" foods, such as lobsters.
Translations for bib
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary
a cloth etc tied under a child's chin to catch spilt food etc.
- borslappie, beffieAfrikaans
- مَرْيَلَه، صِدْريَّةُ طِفْلArabic
- babeiroPortuguese (BR)
- das LätzchenGerman
- סִינָר תִינוֹקוֹתHebrew
- kain penutup leher untuk menahan liurIndonesian
- (젖먹이의) 턱받이Korean
- (mazbērna) krūšautiņš, lacīteLatvian
- детский нагрудникRussian
- (小孩用)圍兜Chinese (Trad.)
- дитячий нагрудникUkrainian
- بچے کو سامنے باندھنے والا کپڑا اUrdu
- cái yếm dãiVietnamese
- （小孩用）围涎兜，口水兜Chinese (Simp.)
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