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American English: /ˈrɪbɪŋ/
British English: /ˈrɪbɪŋ/

Translation of ribbing in Spanish:


  • 2 countable (teasing) [colloquial]to give somebody a ribbing
    tomarle el pelo a alguien [colloquial]
    Example sentences
    • There was good-natured ribbing while the teams walked quietly through the night to their tents.
    • Most of the time, it's good-natured ribbing of a guy who uses hand cream or gets a little prissy about his hair.
    • There is some good-natured ribbing between them and from within the Glasgow squad about the pair being gay icons.
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