Sinhala Dictionary definitions for jib
jib 🔊 /ʤɪˈb/
jib : තුන්හුලස් රුවල
jib : රුවල පස්සට අදිනවා
jib : බාහුව
- A triangular sail set upon a stay or halyard extending from the foremast or fore-topmast to the bowsprit or the jib boom. Large vessels often carry several jibe; as, inner jib; outer jib; flying jib; etc.
- The projecting arm of a crane, from which the load is suspended.
- To move restively backward or sidewise, -- said of a horse; to balk.