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  • v. Simple past tense and past participle of fib.

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  • I kind of fibbed a bit and told my boss I had to see a doctor for my allergies, because I was too embarassed to tell him that I had a highlighting injury.

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  • ZAHN: Well, we kind of fibbed a little, didn't we?

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  • He surrendered his license back in 2008 possibly to escape charges that he "fibbed" on his bar application.

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  • He surrendered his license back in 2008 possibly to escape charges that he 'fibbed' on his bar application.

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  • Boyle "fibbed" to his US producers that he wanted to translate about 10 percent of the dialogue into Hindi, then translated almost a third of it.

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  • One of his other reference points was 'Satya', a 1998 film about the Mumbai underworld, written by Saurabh Shukla (who plays Sergeant Srinivas in Slumdog) - Boyle "fibbed" to his US producers that he wanted to translate about 10 per cent of the dialogue for 'Slumdog' into Hindi, then translated almost a third of the script.

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  • "fibbed" to her mother; and on that memorable and ethically instructive occasion her mother had regarded her in this same calm fashion.

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  • He surrendered his license back in 2008 possibly to escape charges that he 'fibbed' on his bar application. "

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  • He surrendered his license back in 2008 possibly to escape charges that he ‘fibbed’ on his bar application.

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  • Hands was hearing rumours that he had been the only real bidder in the frame for EMI and Wormsley had allegedly fibbed about Cerberus being interested.

    EMI: the £4.2bn deal that turned the best of friends into bitter enemies

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