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Past tense for to copy (another person's work) illicitly or without acknowledgment
“First, he allowed me to crib his music dictation. Then he offered to take me home to help me catch up.”
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Past tense for to take or something without permission (especially a creative work)
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“Look out for those tell-tale squares of blue light as desperate Shazammers try to crib her style.”
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Past tense for to confine in a small space
“But it stoutly denies the sole reality of this existence, and refuses to equate man with the petty round of his earthly career and crib him within the small orbit of reason and the bounded horizons of his mental vision.”
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Past tense for to complain or grumble
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Past tense for to gain an advantage or profit by using unfair or deceitful methods
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Past tense for to imprison or incarcerate someone
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Past tense for to make a false show or pretense of
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Imitative of the work of another artist, writer, etc., and usually disapproved of for that reason
“With terminology cribbed from 1960s computerese, DNA was suggested as the source of both data and instructions.”
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