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English definition of “dibs”

dibs

noun [plural]     /dɪbz/ mainly US informal
dibs on sth a right to have or get something from someone, or to use something: Dibs on the front seat ! The current owner might have first dibs on buying the rest of the property .Having and owning - general words
(Definition of dibs noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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