A horse that jibs, i.e. refuses, stops short.

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  • Jibber — Jib ber, n. A horse that jibs. [Eng.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • jibber — Ⅰ. jib [1] ► NOUN 1) Sailing a triangular staysail set forward of the mast. 2) the projecting arm of a crane. ORIGIN of unknown origin. Ⅱ. jib [2] ► VERB ( …   English terms dictionary

  • jibber — noun see jib III …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • jibber — See jib2. * * * …   Universalium

  • jibber — Everyday English Slang in Ireland n person afraid to try new things …   English dialects glossary

  • jibber — n. (English) horse that jibs …   English contemporary dictionary

  • jibber — …   Useful english dictionary

  • Jibber Jabber — was a doll made by the toy company Ertl in the mid 1990 s. The distinguishing property of the Jibber Jabber was the distinct choking or strangling sound made by the wobbling head when shaken. While the sound was intended to be humorous, a growing …   Wikipedia

  • jibber-jabber — (v.) 1728, to talk gibberish, reduplication of JABBER (Cf. jabber) (q.v.). As a noun, from 1813 …   Etymology dictionary

  • jibber-jabber — noun Excessive or meaningless talk. Syn: blather, jabber …   Wiktionary

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