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Pronunciation

Noun

Singular
dibble

Plural
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  1. A pointed implement used to make holes in the ground in which to set out plants or to plant seeds. Also known as a dibber.
  2. (slang) the police or one or more police officers (from the character of Officer Dibble in the Hanna-Barbera cartoon series Top Cat)
    Watch out lads! Here comes the dibble!

Verb

Infinitive
to dibble

Third person singular
dibbl

Simple past
-

Past participle
-

Present participle
es

to dibble (third-person singular simple present dibbl, present participle es, simple past and past participle -)
  1. To make holes, or plant seeds, using a dibble.

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