Meaning of RIB in English
transcription, транскрипция: [ rɪb ]
( ribs, ribbing, ribbed)
Your ribs are the 12 pairs of curved bones that surround your chest.
Her heart was thumping against her ribs...
A rib of meat such as beef or pork is a piece that has been cut to include one of the animal’s ribs.
...a rib of beef.
N-COUNT : usu N of n , n N
If you rib someone about something, you tease them about it in a friendly way. ( INFORMAL )
The guys in my local pub used to rib me about drinking ‘girly’ drinks.
VERB : V n
see also ribbed , ribbing
Collins COBUILD Advanced Learner's English Dictionary. Английский словарь Коллинз COBUILD для изучающих язык на продвинутом уровне. 2006