gib is Accepted in TWL Scrabble Dictionary

gib Scrabble score: 6

Meaning of gib

  • hooked prolongation that develops during the spawning season on the lower jaw of a male salmon or trout
  • (in carpentry or ironwork) a heavy metal strap for fastening two members together
  • to fasten with a wedge of wood or metal [v GIBBED, GIBBING, GIBS]
  • castrated cat
  • cat, esp. a male cat
  • castrated male cat
  • a male cat
  • a. thin, wedgelike strip of metal for controlling the area in which a moving part, as the table of a milling machine, slides b. keylike part having a head at each end, used with a matching cotter as a fastening
  • to fasten (parts) together by means of a gib