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dʒɪbjib

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  1. jibverb

    any triangular fore-and-aft sail (set forward of the foremast)

  2. resist, balk, baulk, jibverb

    refuse to comply

    Synonyms:
    baulk, reject, change course, gybe, stand, resist, hold out, fend, withstand, balk, dissent, stand firm, defy, refuse, protest, jibe

  3. jibe, gybe, jib, change courseverb

    shift from one side of the ship to the other

    "The sail jibbed wildly"

    Synonyms:
    gybe, correspond, fit, tally, balk, check, baulk, change course, agree, match, jibe, resist, gibe

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  1. Brad Merriman:

    When it comes to videography, nothing beats having aerial footage, even if you have a jib crane, it's still not going to do what a drone does.


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