kib|ble

kib|ble
kib|ble1 «KIHB uhl», verb, -bled, -bling, noun.
–v.t.
to grind coarsely; crush into small pieces: »

kibbled biscuits.

–n.
a small piece, as of compressed meal for dog food.
[origin uncertain]
kib|ble2 «KIHB uhl», noun, verb, -bled, -bling.
–n.
a large bucket for hoisting ore or debris from a mine.
–v.t., v.i.
to hoist (ore or debris) in a kibble.
[probably < German Kübel]

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  • ble — ab·di·ca·ble; abom·i·na·ble; abus·a·ble; ac·ces·si·ble; ac·com·mo·da·ble; ac·cost·a·ble; ac·cu·mu·la·ble; ac·cus·a·ble; ace·to·sol·u·ble; achie·va·ble; acid·i·fi·a·ble; ac·knowl·edge·a·ble; act·a·ble; ac·ti·va·ble; ac·tu·al·iz·a·ble; add·a·ble;… …   English syllables

  • kibble — kib·ble …   English syllables

  • kibble — kib|ble [ˈkıbəl] n [U] small round pieces of dried dog or cat food …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • kibble — kib|ble [ kıbl ] noun uncount AMERICAN a type of dry dog food …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • kibble — kib•ble [[t]ˈkɪb əl[/t]] v. bled, bling, n. 1) to grind or divide into particles or pellets, as coarse ground meal or prepared dry dog food 2) the grains or pellets resulting from this • Etymology: 1780–90 …   From formal English to slang

  • kibbal — Kibble Kib ble, n. A large iron bucket used in Cornwall and Wales for raising ore out of mines. [Prov. Eng.] [Written also {kibbal}.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Kibble — Kib ble, v. t. To bruise; to grind coarsely; as, kibbled oats. [Prov.Eng.] Halliwell. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Kibble — Kib ble, n. A large iron bucket used in Cornwall and Wales for raising ore out of mines. [Prov. Eng.] [Written also {kibbal}.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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