verb (used without object), dibbed, dibbing.
to fish by letting the bait bob lightly on the water.

1600–10; expressive word akin to dab1, dip1, bob1, etc.

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dib (dɪb)
vb , dibs, dibbing, dibbed
(intr) to fish by allowing the bait to bob and dip on the surface
[C17: perhaps alteration of dab1]

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see dibs.
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