Textual thesaurus for "gibe"

(noun) dig, slam, shaft, shot, barb, jibe

an aggressive remark directed at a person like a missile and intended to have a telling effect

his parting shot was `drop dead'; she threw shafts of sarcasm; she takes a dig at me every chance she gets

(verb) scoff, barrack, jeer, flout

laugh at with contempt and derision

The crowd jeered at the speaker

(verb) correspond, tally, jibe, match, fit, agree, check

be compatible, similar or consistent; coincide in their characteristics

The two stories don't agree in many details; The handwriting checks with the signature on the check; The suspect's fingerprints don't match those on the gun