Word:

Crib

Pronunciation: krĭbd
n.1.
1.A manger or rack; a feeding place for animals.
The steer lion at one crib shall meet.
- Pope.
2.A stall for oxen or other cattle.
Where no oxen are, the crib is clean.
- Prov. xiv. 4.
3.A small inclosed bedstead or cot for a child.
4.A box or bin, or similar wooden structure, for storing grain, salt, etc.; as, a crib for corn or oats.
5.A hovel; a hut; a cottage.
6.(Mining) A structure or frame of timber for a foundation, or for supporting a roof, or for lining a shaft.
7.A structure of logs to be anchored with stones; - used for docks, pier, dams, etc.
8.A small raft of timber.
9.A small theft; anything purloined; a plagiarism; hence, a translation or key, etc., to aid a student in preparing or reciting his lessons.
The Latin version technically called a crib.
- Ld. Lytton.
Occasional perusal of the Pagan writers, assisted by a crib.
- Wilkie Collins.
10.A miner's luncheon.
11.(Card Playing) The discarded cards which the dealer can use in scoring points in cribbage.
v. t.1.To shut up or confine in a narrow habitation; to cage; to cramp.
[imp. & p. p. Cribbed (krĭbd); p. pr. & vb. n. Cribbing.]
2.To pilfer or purloin; hence, to steal from an author; to appropriate; to plagiarize; as, to crib a line from Milton.
v. i.1.To crowd together, or to be confined, as in a crib or in narrow accommodations.
2.To make notes for dishonest use in recitation or examination.
3.To seize the manger or other solid object with the teeth and draw in wind; - said of a horse.
Noun1.crib - baby bed with high sides
Synonyms: cot
2.crib - a literal translation used in studying a foreign language (often used illicitly)
Synonyms: pony, trot
3.crib - a card game in which each player is dealt 6 cards and discards one or two to make up the crib
Synonyms: cribbage
Verb1.crib - use a crib, as in an exam
2.crib - take unauthorized (intellectual material)
3.crib - line with beams or planks; "crib a construction hole"
To see a crib in your dream, suggests that you are harvesting or "babying" a new idea, creation or project. Alternatively, it may refer to your nurturing, protective, and caring nature. A more literal interpretation of this symbol, suggests that you may be yearning for a baby or that you are expecting a baby.Colonial bed, Hollywood bed, Nissen hut, Quonset hut, abiding place, abode, abstract, act like, address, affect, amplification, and, annex, appropriate, archives, armory, arsenal, assume, attic, bag, bagnio, bank, basement, bassinet, bawdy house, bawdyhouse, bay, beat, bed-davenport, beef, beguile of, bellyache, berth, betting house, betting parlor, bilingual text, bilk, bin, blast, blow off, bonded warehouse, bookcase, boost, booth, bordello, borrow, bottle up, box, box in, box up, brothel, bunco, bunk, bunk bed, bunker, burn, buttery, cabin, cage, camp bed, cantonment, cargo dock, casino, casket, cathouse, cavity, cell, cellar, cellule, chamber, cheat, check, chest, chisel, chorus, chouse, chouse out of, clavis, cloister, closet, coffin, cog, cog the dice, compartment, con, confine, conservatory, constrain, coop, coop in, coop up, cop, copy, cork up, cot, counterfeit, cozen, crab, cradle, cramp, crash pad, crate, crypt, cupboard, day bed, decipherment, decoding, defraud, den, den of vice, depository, depot, detain, diddle, disorderly house, ditto, dive, do, do in, do like, do out of, dock, domicile, domus, door bed, double bed, double bunk, drawer, dump, duplex bed, dwelling, dwelling place, echo, elevator, embezzle, encage, encase, enclose, enclosed space, entomb, euchre, exchequer, extort, faithful translation, fake, feather bed, fence in, filch, finagle, flam, flat, fleece, flimflam, fob, fold-away bed, forge, four-poster, free translation, fudge, fuss, gambling den, gambling hall, gambling hell, gambling house, gaming house, garner, gatehouse, glory hole, gloss, glossary, go like, godown, gouge, grain bin, grain elevator, granary, gull, gyp, habitation, hammock, have, hayloft, haymow, hayrick, hell, hem in, hocus, hocus-pocus, hoke, hoke up, hold, hold in custody, hold in restraint, hole, hollow, hook, hospital bed, house of assignation, house of joy, house of prostitution, hut, hutch, imitate, immure, impound, infringe a copyright, inhibit, interlinear, interlinear translation, joint, keep in, keep in custody, keep in detention, key, king-size bed, kiosk, lean-to, library, lift, locker, lodging, lodging place, lodgment, loose translation, lower berth, lumber room, lumberyard, magasin, magazine, make like, make off with, manger, metaphrase, mew, mew up, mirror, mow, mulct, nest, nip, outbuilding, outhouse, pack the deal, pad, pallet, palm, panel bed, panel den, panel house, paraphrase, pavilion, pen, pen up, pew, pigeon, pilfer, pinch, pipe berth, pirate, place, place to live, plagiarize, poach, pony, poolroom, poster bed, pound, practice fraud upon, purloin, quarter berth, queen-size bed, rack, rail in, red-light district, reecho, reflect, repeat, repertory, repository, reservoir, residence, restatement, restrain, restrict, rewording, rick, roll-away bed, roof, rook, run away with, rustle, scam, screw, scrounge, seal up, seat, sell gold bricks, sentry box, shack, shackle, shanty, shave, shed, shelf, shoplift, shortchange, shut in, shut up, silo, simulate, single bed, sink of iniquity, snare, snatch, snitch, sofa-bed, sporting house, squawk, stack, stack room, stack the cards, stall, steal, stew, stews, stick, sting, stock room, storage, store, storehouse, storeroom, straiten, supply base, supply depot, swindle, swipe, take, take a dive, tank, tenderloin, tester bed, thieve, thimblerig, three-quarter bed, throw a fight, tollbooth, tollhouse, transcription, translation, transliteration, treasure house, treasure room, treasury, trot, truckle bed, trundle bed, vat, vault, victimize, walk off with, wall in, warehouse, whorehouse, wine cellar, yammer
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Browse
crew cut
crew member
crew neck
crew neckline
CREW PRAM
Crewel
Crewelwork
crewet
crewman
Crex
Crex crex
CRF(VC)
CRF(VP)
CRFVC
CRFVP
CRI
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crib death
Crib-biting
Cribbage
cribbage board
Cribber
Cribbing
Cribble
Cribellum
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Cribration
Cribriform
Cribriform cells
Cribrose
Cric
Cricetidae
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