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Meaning of "dib" in the English dictionary

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ETYMOLOGY OF THE WORD DIB

Perhaps alteration of dab1.
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Etymology is the study of the origin of words and their changes in structure and significance.
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PRONUNCIATION OF DIB

dib  [dɪb] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF DIB

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Dib is a verb.
The verb is the part of the sentence that is conjugated and expresses action and state of being.

See the conjugation of the verb dib in English.

WHAT DOES DIB MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of dib in the English dictionary

The definition of dib in the dictionary is to fish by allowing the bait to bob and dip on the surface.


CONJUGATION OF THE VERB TO DIB

PRESENT

Present
I dib
you dib
he/she/it dibs
we dib
you dib
they dib
Present continuous
I am dibbing
you are dibbing
he/she/it is dibbing
we are dibbing
you are dibbing
they are dibbing
Present perfect
I have dibbed
you have dibbed
he/she/it has dibbed
we have dibbed
you have dibbed
they have dibbed
Present perfect continuous
I have been dibbing
you have been dibbing
he/she/it has been dibbing
we have been dibbing
you have been dibbing
they have been dibbing
Present tense is used to refer to circumstances that exist at the present time or over a period that includes the present time. The present perfect refers to past events, although it can be considered to denote primarily the resulting present situation rather than the events themselves.

PAST

Past
I dibbed
you dibbed
he/she/it dibbed
we dibbed
you dibbed
they dibbed
Past continuous
I was dibbing
you were dibbing
he/she/it was dibbing
we were dibbing
you were dibbing
they were dibbing
Past perfect
I had dibbed
you had dibbed
he/she/it had dibbed
we had dibbed
you had dibbed
they had dibbed
Past perfect continuous
I had been dibbing
you had been dibbing
he/she/it had been dibbing
we had been dibbing
you had been dibbing
they had been dibbing
Past tense forms express circumstances existing at some time in the past,

FUTURE

Future
I will dib
you will dib
he/she/it will dib
we will dib
you will dib
they will dib
Future continuous
I will be dibbing
you will be dibbing
he/she/it will be dibbing
we will be dibbing
you will be dibbing
they will be dibbing
Future perfect
I will have dibbed
you will have dibbed
he/she/it will have dibbed
we will have dibbed
you will have dibbed
they will have dibbed
Future perfect continuous
I will have been dibbing
you will have been dibbing
he/she/it will have been dibbing
we will have been dibbing
you will have been dibbing
they will have been dibbing
The future is used to express circumstances that will occur at a later time.

CONDITIONAL

Conditional
I would dib
you would dib
he/she/it would dib
we would dib
you would dib
they would dib
Conditional continuous
I would be dibbing
you would be dibbing
he/she/it would be dibbing
we would be dibbing
you would be dibbing
they would be dibbing
Conditional perfect
I would have dib
you would have dib
he/she/it would have dib
we would have dib
you would have dib
they would have dib
Conditional perfect continuous
I would have been dibbing
you would have been dibbing
he/she/it would have been dibbing
we would have been dibbing
you would have been dibbing
they would have been dibbing
Conditional or "future-in-the-past" tense refers to hypothetical or possible actions.

IMPERATIVE

Imperative
you dib
we let´s dib
you dib
The imperative is used to form commands or requests.
NONFINITE VERB FORMS
Infinitive
to dib
Past participle
dibbed
Present Participle
dibbing
Infinitive shows the action beyond temporal perspective. The present participle or gerund shows the action during the session. The past participle shows the action after completion.

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE DIB

diazonium
diazonium salt
diazotisation
diazotise
diazotization
diazotize
dibasic
dibasicity
dibbed
dibber
dibbing
dibble
dibbler
dibbuk
dibbukkim
dibenzofuran
dibranchiate
dibromide
dibs
dibutyl

WORDS THAT END LIKE DIB

ad-lib
bib
Carib
crib
fib
gib
glib
Guru Granth Sahib
Hib
jib
lib
Maghrib
mib
nib
pen nib
rib
sahib
sib
squib
Women´s Lib

Synonyms and antonyms of dib in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «dib» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF DIB

Find out the translation of dib to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of dib from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «dib» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

DIB
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

dib
570 millions of speakers

English

dib
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

डीआईबी
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

بنك دبي الإسلامي
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

DIB
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

dib
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

টাকাপয়সা
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

dib
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Dib
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

dib
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

DIB
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

DIB
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Dibukak
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

dib
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

Dib
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

डिप
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

aşık kemiği
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

dib
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

DIB
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

DIB
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

DIB
30 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Greek

dib
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

dib
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

DIB
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

DIB
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of dib

TRENDS

TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «DIB»

The term «dib» is quite widely used and occupies the 29.845 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «DIB» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «dib» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «dib» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about dib

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «DIB»

Discover the use of dib in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to dib and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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The Savage Night
In the face of our shameful indifference, Dib shows us that senseless violence is a daily reality for many. The Savage Night is the first book-length English translation of Dib's work.
Mohammed Dib, 2001
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Shapes: With Dib, Dab, and Dob
Three fuzzy ducks introduce the geometric shapes of familiar objects.
DK Publishing, Inc, 1998
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Growing Things: With Dib, Dab, and Dob
Joins Dib, Dab, and Dob the ducks for eight rainy-day fun projects that explore gardening and flower arranging, including growing runner beans, planting a window box, and arranging a flower basket.
Dawn Sirett, Lara Tankel, 1997
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Songs of Muad'dib: Poems and Songs from Frank Herbert's Dune ...
A collection of poems by the science fiction master and the author of Dune includes epic sagas of spice, sandworms, and mystical power struggles of the planet Arrakis, many of them never before published. Original.
Frank Herbert, Brian Herbert, 1992
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Social Security Disability and the Legal Professional
The Act and the regulations require that the five-month waiting period not begin earlier than the seventeenth month before the month in which the wage earner files the DIB application. The seventeen-month limit links the five-month waiting ...
Jeffrey Scott Wolfe, Lisa B. Proszek, 2003
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The Ambassador Bridge: A Monument to Progress
1952; Annual Report, 1952, D.I.B. Archives. 32. "Traffic Statistics," D.I.B. Archives. 33. The correspondence files of the Detroit International Bridge Co., as well as the minutes books of board of directors meetings, reveal Bower's active role in the ...
Philip Parker Mason, 1987
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Warlords and Merchants: The Lebanese Business and Political ...
The book provides a close-up study of Lebanese leaders and the business class. It provides a seminal illustration of, and insight into, the resistance of local cultures and small countries such as Lebanon to the juggernaut of globalization.
Kamal Dib, 2006
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Yachting
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Diagnoses in Assyrian and Babylonian Medicine: Ancient ...
MIN-ma SUH-55 LAL NU ZU-e 5US4-55 NU DIB SU 20 [GAM] (DPS XV:18 [A0AT 43.151]; cf. DPSXIAobV. 20//B 19 = TDP 90120//s;iTU1.34119)208 **If (it is the first day he is sick) and his hands are immobilized so that he is unable to stretch ...
Jo Ann Scurlock, 2005
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PC Mag
This is sometimes called the packed-DIB memory format, and this is the format I suggest you use when you need to preserve device-independent bitmap data in your Windows programs. THE PACKED-DIB FORMAT Onoe you start using the ...

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «DIB»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term dib is used in the context of the following news items.
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The 20 Best Invader Zim Episodes - Den of Geek
I guess I just don't love the stuff surrounding Gaz in the Gaz-centric episodes and prefer it when she plays an integral role in a Dib and/or Zim ... «Den of Geek!, Jul 15»
2
AIG's Stock Benefits from De-Risking of Balance Sheet - Market Realist
... AIG repurchased through cash tender offers approximately $1.0 billion aggregate principal amount of certain direct investment book (or DIB) ... «Market Realist, Jul 15»
3
FPM supporters rally across Lebanon
Cars also moved along the coastal road, roaming the highway that connects Nahr al-Mot to Jal al-Dib, Antelias and Dbayeh. FPM's youth sector ... «The Daily Star, Jul 15»
4
Iran & Maraykanka oo ku heshiin la'a qodobo muhiim ah • Horseed
Waxaa markale dib loo dhigay xiligii lagu waday in la shaaciyo heshiis ay wadagaareen dalalka reer Galbeed ee uu hogaamiyo Maraykanka ... «Horseed Media, Jul 15»
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Anest Iwata Partners with BK Racing as the Primary Sponsor for Matt …
Anest Iwata has partnered with BK Racing as a primary sponsor on Matt DiBenedetto's No. 83 Toyota at Kentucky Speedway this weekend. «Benzinga, Jul 15»
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Gallery Night faces financial woes - Pensacola News Journal
Now, per the advice of their lawyer, it looks as if the DIB would need to amend the nonprofit through the IRS to use it in the way they would like. «Pensacola News Journal, Jul 15»
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St. Thomas Aquinas Middle School celebrates first graduating class …
Students on the sixth-grade honor roll were Olivia Barnett, Mitchell Brown, Adrian Dib, Alicia Galloway, Lauren Graffice, Makenna Greenhill, ... «The-review, Jul 15»
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Affinage Takes on America
A Pixel technique allowed her to see, through the clear panels, the “dib dab” technique of placing color in desired areas for a one of a kind ... «ModernSalon.com, Jul 15»
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Wasiiru dowlaha Arrimaha Dibada India oo booqasho ku yimid …
Booqashadaada waxay fursad u tahay dib u soo nooleynta xiriirkaasi iyo iskaashi cusub oo labada dal dhex mara”, ayuu yiri Madaxweynaha. «Mareeg Media, Jul 15»
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Liam Walsh Expects a Power War at The Velodrome - Boxing News
He's also mixed it with former World Champions Billy Dib and Jonathan Victor Barros, plus world title challenger David Saucedo in the ring so ... «BoxingScene.com, Jul 15»

REFERENCE
« EDUCALINGO. Dib [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/dib>. Nov 2019 ».
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