French translation of ribbing
- (informal, = teasing)
- (in knitting)
Example Sentences Including 'ribbing'
Tara, used to constant ribbing and aware that Ralph's bark was worse than his bite, rarely bothered replying.JUST BETWEEN US (2002)
It is hemmed with golden ribbing and falls to the ground in ample folds.Grace
Andrea had been sitting on her hands and now found that the ribbing of her dress was printed on the back of them as she passed the cake.THE COMPANY OF STRANGERS (2002)
Trends of 'ribbing'
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- [of person, animal]
- (as food) [of beef, lamb, pork]
- [of ship]
- [of roof]
- [of umbrella]
- (= mock)
taquinerto rib sb about sth
taquiner qn au sujet de qch
Example Sentences Including 'rib'
The ball flew over the wickets to the keeper who stopped the ball with his rib cage.Goodbye Curate
But he flopped him over on his stomach, started the drill, hands pushing up beneath the rib cage.The Serpent's Mark
And I distinctly remembered the doctor saying, `A cracked rib , bruises, perhaps slight concussion.SOMEBODY (2002)
Translation of ribbing from the Collins English to French Dictionary