Rib Rib, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Ribbed}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Ribbing}.] 1. To furnish with ribs; to form with rising lines and channels; as, to rib cloth. [1913 Webster]

2. To inclose, as with ribs, and protect; to shut in. [1913 Webster] [1913 Webster]

It [lead] were too gross To rib her cerecloth in the obscure grave. --Shak. [1913 Webster]

{To rib land}, to leave strips of undisturbed ground between the furrows in plowing. [1913 Webster]

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  • Ribbed — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda Ribbed Álbum de NOFX Publicación 26 de marzo de 1991 Grabación septiembre de 1990 en West Beach Recorders …   Wikipedia Español

  • Ribbed — Студийный альбом NOFX Дат …   Википедия

  • Ribbed — Ribbed, a. 1. Furnished or formed with ribs; as, a ribbed cylinder; ribbed cloth. [1913 Webster] 2. (Mining) Intercalated with slate; said of a seam of coal. Raymond. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • ribbed — [rıbd] adj something that is ribbed has raised lines on it ▪ a ribbed woollen sweater …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • ribbed — [ rıbd ] adjective ribbed cloth has raised parallel lines on it: a ribbed sweater …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • Ribbed — Album par NOFX Sortie Mars 1991 Enregistrement Septembre 1990 Durée 28:37 Genre Skate punk Producteur …   Wikipédia en Français

  • ribbed — ribbed; un·ribbed; …   English syllables

  • ribbed — ► ADJECTIVE 1) having a pattern of raised bands. 2) Architecture strengthened with ribs …   English terms dictionary

  • Ribbed — Infobox Album | Name = Ribbed Type = Album Artist = NOFX Released = March 26, 1991 Recorded = September, 1990 Westbeach Recorders Genre = Hardcore punk, punk rock Length = 28:37 Label = Epitaph Producer = Brett Gurewitz Reviews = * Allmusic… …   Wikipedia

  • ribbed — [[t]rɪ̱bd[/t]] ADJ: usu ADJ n A ribbed surface, material, or garment has a raised pattern of parallel lines on it. ...ribbed cashmere sweaters. ...special ribbed tyres …   English dictionary

  • ribbed — UK [rɪbd] / US adjective ribbed cloth has raised parallel lines on it a ribbed sweater …   English dictionary

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