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fib

noun [C]
 
 
/fɪb/ informal
a small lie that is not very important: Don't tell fibs.Lies, lying and hypocrisyDishonest people
fib verb [I] ( present participle fibbing, past tense and past participle fibbed) to say something that is not trueLies, lying and hypocrisyDishonest people
Translations of “fib”
in Spanish bola, trola, mentirijilla…
in Korean 거짓말…
in Arabic أُكذوبة…
in Portuguese lorota, mentira…
in French mensonge…
in German die Flunkerei…
in Catalan mentida, bola…
in Japanese (ささいな)うそ…
in Italian frottola…
in Russian выдумка, неправда…
in Turkish küçük/zararsız yalan…
in Polish bajka, kłamstewko…
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