jibe
1. [ noun ] an aggressive remark directed at a person like a missile and intended to have a telling effect
Synonyms: shot shaft barb dig gibe slam
Examples:

"his parting shot was `drop dead'" "she threw shafts of sarcasm" "she takes a dig at me every chance she gets"

Related terms: remark cheap_shot jeer
2. [ verb ] be compatible, similar or consistent; coincide in their characteristics
Synonyms: match correspond fit agree gibe tally check
Examples:

"The two stories don't agree in many details" "The handwriting checks with the signature on the check" "The suspect's fingerprints don't match those on the gun"

Related terms: disagree equal resemble harmonize meet accede parallel coincide correlate corroborate befit conform_to align twin look rhyme square pattern consist overlap answer homologize harmonize check agreement match
3. [ verb ] (nautical,transportation) shift from one side of the ship to the other
Synonyms: jib change_course gybe
Examples:

"The sail jibbed wildly"

Related terms: sail jib
Similar spelling:   jib
  jive