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fib

 
pronunciation:
fIb
parts of speech:
noun, intransitive verb
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part of speech: noun
definition: a trivial or unimportant lie.
similar words:
story
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part of speech: intransitive verb
inflections: fibs, fibbing, fibbed
definition: to tell a fib.
She fibs about her age.
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derivation: fibber (n.)