3 Letters
2 Consonants
1 Vowels
1 Syllables
Types Of Speech
You can use rib as a noun or as a verb in a sentence.
About Rib
A 1 syllables noun and 3 letters with the letters b, i, and r, 2 consonants, 1 vowels and 1 syllables with the middle letter i. Rib starts with and ends in a consonant with the starting letters r, ri, and the ending characters are b, ib, ..
Support resembling the rib of an animal
Middle English
School Grade
Rib is set as a kindergarten word that starts with r, ends with b, 1 syllables, 1 vowels and 3 letters.
Is rib a scrabble word? A 5 point word in scrabble. Check the word games tab below for probability, odds and more.
Pig Latin
Rib in Pig Latin is said as "ibray or ibrway".
r | i | b
ri | ib
Word Gram
Noun Examples
support resembling the rib of an animal
a projecting molding on the underside of a vault or ceiling;
may be ornamental or structural
a riblike supporting or strengthening part of an animal or plant
any of the 12 pairs of curved arches of bone extending from the spine to or toward the sternum in humans (and similar bones in most vertebrates)
a teasing remark
cut of meat including one or more ribs
Verb Examples
subject to laughter or ridicule;
"The satirists ridiculed the plans for a new opera house";
"The students poked fun at the inexperienced teacher";
"His former students roasted the professor at his 60th birthday"
form vertical ribs by knitting;
"A ribbed sweater"

Synonyms (Cognitive Synonyms) For "Rib"

There are 261 synonyms available. These are cognitive relationship words which is to say they have a similar meaning, mean the same thing, or have close definition and relationship to rib.

Backchatlight teasing repartee
Baitsomething used to lure victims into danger
Balla pitch that is not in the strike zone
"he threw nine straight balls before the manager yanked him"
Bandsomething elongated that is worn around the body or one of the limbs
Banterlight teasing repartee
Bermnarrow edge of land (usually unpaved) along the side of a road
Better Half
Bilgewhere the sides of the vessel curve in to form the bottom
Birthmarka blemish on the skin formed before birth

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There are 2 anagrams from rib.

Anagram Definition
Rbia run that is the result of the batter''s performance
"he had more than 100 rbi last season"
Ribsupport resembling the rib of an animal

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Rib has 1 hypernyms.

Word Definition
Supportdocumentary validation
"his documentation of the results was excellent"
"the strongest support for this this view is the work of Jones"


There are 1 hyponyms for rib

Word Definition
Threadthe raised helical rib going around a screw

Part Meronyms

There are 3 part meronyms for the word rib

Word Definition
Hullthe frame or body of ship

Names With The Word "Rib"

70 names are spelled with rib.


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The word games Words With Friends, 4pics1Word, Word Chums, and Jumble which is by far one of the most successful of the word games. Jumble was created in 1954 - below, you will find the most unscrambled letters for each descramble word game that others have solved or decoded to make the word rib.

Is rib a scrabble word or can you use rib in Words With Friends? The probability of getting this word in scrabble is 1 out of every 1497 games and in Words With Friends it's 1 out of every 1897 games. This 3 letter 5 point scrabble word can be rearranged 6 ways. What other words can be made with the letters b, i, and r? There's 17 with 5 letters or less with the letters b, i, and r. Here is a list of 17 to try to get you more points.

WordScrabbleWords With FriendsWord Chums4Pics1WordJumble
Rbi (3 letters) 5 6 rbi
Bris (4 letters) 6 +1 7 +1 bris
Briss (5 letters) 7 +2 8 +2 briss
Brit (4 letters) 6 +1 7 +1 brit
Britt (5 letters) 7 +2 8 +2 britt
Briar (5 letters) 7 +2 8 +2 briar
Rib (3 letters) 5 6 rbi
Rabbi (5 letters) 9 +4 11 +5 rabbi
Birr (4 letters) 6 +1 7 +1 birr
Tibur (5 letters) 7 +2 9 +3 bruit
Bari (4 letters) 6 +1 7 +1 bari
Brits (5 letters) 7 +2 8 +2 brits
Rubia (5 letters) 7 +2 9 +3 rubia
Bruit (5 letters) 7 +2 9 +3 bruit
Ribs (4 letters) 6 +1 7 +1 bris
Abri (4 letters) 6 +1 7 +1 bari
Sabir (5 letters) 7 +2 8 +2 sabir


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