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"fib" in British English

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fibverb [I]

uk   us   /fɪb/ (-bb-) informal
to ​tell a ​smalllie that does not ​cause any ​harm: I can ​tell he's fibbing because he's ​smiling!

fibnoun [C]

a ​smalllie that does not ​cause any ​harm: Don't ​believe him - he's telling fibs again.
(Definition of fib from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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fibnoun [C]

 us   /fɪb/ infml
an ​unimportantlie: Have you been ​telling fibs about me?
verb [I]  us   /fɪb/ (-bb-)
infml George was fibbing some to make things ​seem more ​exciting.
(Definition of fib from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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