a board for keeping score in cribbage, having holes into which pegs are placed to mark the score and progress of the players.
a board, with pegs and holes, used for scoring at cribbage
[krib-er] /ˈkrɪb ər/ noun 1. a person who . 2. a horse that practices .
[krib-ing] /ˈkrɪb ɪŋ/ noun 1. Veterinary Medicine.. Also called crib-biting, wind-sucking. an injurious habit in which a horse bites its manger and as a result swallows air. 2. Mining. 3. Building Trades, Civil Engineering. a system of cribs, as for retaining earth or for a building or the like being moved or having its foundations […]
[krib-bahyt] /ˈkrɪbˌbaɪt/ verb (used without object), crib-bit, crib-bitten or crib-bit, crib-biting. Veterinary Medicine. 1. to practice cribbing. noun 1. a harmful habit of horses in which the animal leans on the manger or seizes it with the teeth and swallows a gulp of air
- Crib course
noun phrase An easy college course; gut course: Even at Stanford or Johns Hopkins the student in desperate need of a crib course can be sure to find one [1970s+ College students; fr student senses of crib]