Definitions For Ribbing


  • The act of harassing someone playfully or maliciously (especially by ridicule); provoking someone with persistent annoyances
  • A framework of ribs
  • Friendly jokes about someone
  • Raised lines on a surface

Is Ribbing a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

Points in Different Games

Words with Friends

The word Ribbing is worth 12 points in Scrabble and 16 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Ribbing in a Sentence

  • A little good-natured ribbing between friends
  • The ribbing on a sweater

Synonyms for Ribbing

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