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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Furnished or strengthened with ribs adj. - (of the surface) having a rough, riblike texture.

Usage examples (35)
  • Noun : an umbrella rib
  • We had often 'ribbed' each other as Bell expressed it.
  • Its clothes for Penney will have texture such as ribbed fabrics or patterns.
  • A "ribbed" finish on the vertical surfaces makes it impervious to finger prints. for more
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