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Synonyms for ribbon
ˈrɪb ənrib·bon

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Wiktionary1.0 / 1 vote

  1. ribbonverb


  2. ribbonverb

    To decorate with ribbon.


Princeton's WordNet1.0 / 1 vote

  1. ribbon, threadnoun

    any long object resembling a thin line

    "a mere ribbon of land"; "the lighted ribbon of traffic"; "from the air the road was a grey thread"; "a thread of smoke climbed upward"

    laurel wreath, screw thread, yarn, medal, decoration, palm, typewriter ribbon, thread, medallion, train of thought

  2. decoration, laurel wreath, medal, medallion, palm, ribbonnoun

    an award for winning a championship or commemorating some other event

    laurel wreath, ornamentation, typewriter ribbon, ornament, palm tree, medal, decoration, laurel, palm, bay wreath, thenar, thread, medallion

  3. ribbon, typewriter ribbonnoun

    a long strip of inked material for making characters on paper with a typewriter

    laurel wreath, medal, decoration, palm, typewriter ribbon, thread, medallion

  4. ribbonnoun

    notion consisting of a narrow strip of fine material used for trimming

    medallion, laurel wreath, thread, decoration, palm, typewriter ribbon, medal

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PPDB, the paraphrase database0.0 / 0 votes

  1. List of paraphrases for "ribbon":

    tape, band, banda, lazo, gang, belt, bead

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  1. Reid Hoffman:

    If we could run a survey or hire academics or a blue ribbon committee to study something and deliberate that, and then we could factor that in [ to decisions ], of course that reduces risk. The problem is that also massively reduces time.

  2. Keith Anderson:

    That's the kind of thing that starts to freak out suppliers, it's a little off-putting to see a ribbon right below what you just paid for that says,' Look at our products.' Our Brands are right to be skeptical.

  3. Jeb Bush:

    I thought the host was Amy Schumer; I totally blew it. But since it's you, we're lowering our contest fee to $1, and I'll enter yours with a donation to the Yellow Ribbon Fund.

  4. Robert Benchley:

    The biggest obstacle to professional writing is the necessity for changing a typewriter ribbon.

  5. Napoleon Bonaparte:

    Men will fight long and hard for a bit of colored ribbon.

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