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English definition of “jibe with sth”

jibe with sth

(also jive with sth) US informal
verb [I] uk phrasal verb with jibe (US usually gibe)   /dʒaɪb/ us  
If one statement or opinion jibes with another, it is similar to it and matches it: Her account of the accident jibes with mine.
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