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"
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.
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
bib, n. a cloth put under an infant's chin: a similar article of dress for adults, worn over the breast or above the apron.—v.t. and v.i. to drink, to tipple.—adj. Bībā′cious.—ns. Bibā′tion, tippling; Bib′ber, a tippler: chiefly used in composition as (B.) wine-bibber. [M. E. bibben, most prob. from L. bib-ĕre, to drink.]
bib, n. a fish of the same genus as the cod and haddock, also called the Pout.
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The numerical value of bib in Chaldean Numerology is: 5
The numerical value of bib in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
Doing abominations is against the law, particularly if the abominations are done while wearing a lobster bib.
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- lacl, bryndákCzech
- Lätzchen, LatzGerman
- ruokalappu, rintalappu, leukalappuFinnish
- bavoir, bavetteFrench
- biobScottish Gaelic
- अकसर पीनाHindi
- előke, partedliHungarian
- bavaglio, bavaglinoItalian
- портикла, лигавчеMacedonian
- borstje, salopette, slabbetjeDutch
- śliniaczek, śliniakPolish
- peitilho, bibe, babadorPortuguese
- нагрудник, слюнявчикRussian
- portikla, opršnjakSerbo-Croatian
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