gibing (adj.) Old form(s): gybing
scoffing, taunting, jeering
1H4 III.ii.66[King Henry to Prince Hal, of Richard II] gave his countenance against his name / To laugh at gibing boys
LLL V.ii.847[Rosaline to Berowne, of his challenge] that's the way to choke a gibing spirit
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