cribber


cribber
/krib"euhr/, n.
1. a person who cribs.
2. a horse that practices cribbing.
[1695-1705; CRIB + -ER1]

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  • cribber — noun see crib II …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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  • cribber — n. plagiarist, person that copies from the writings of another …   English contemporary dictionary

  • cribber — crib·ber …   English syllables

  • cribber — /ˈkrɪbə/ (say kribuh) noun 1. someone who cribs. 2. a horse that practises cribbing …   Australian English dictionary

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