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Noun: jibe  jIb
  1. An aggressive remark directed at a person like a missile and intended to have a telling effect
    "his parting jibe was 'drop dead'";
    - shot, shaft, slam, dig, barb, gibe
Verb: jibe  jIb
  1. Be compatible, similar or consistent; coincide in their characteristics
    - match, fit, correspond, check, gibe, tally, agree, marry, marry up
     
  2. Shift from one side of the ship to the other
    "The sail jibed wildly";
    - gybe [Brit, Cdn], jib, change course

Derived forms: jibed, jibes, jibing

Type of: be, comment, equal, input, remark, sail

Encyclopedia: Jibe