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Meaning & Definition of Ribbon in English

English

Ribbon

/rɪbən/

noun

1. Any long object resembling a thin line

  • "A mere ribbon of land"
  • "The lighted ribbon of traffic"
  • "From the air the road was a grey thread"
  • "A thread of smoke climbed upward"
    synonym:
  • ribbon
  • ,
  • thread

2. An award for winning a championship or commemorating some other event

    synonym:
  • decoration
  • ,
  • laurel wreath
  • ,
  • medal
  • ,
  • medallion
  • ,
  • palm
  • ,
  • ribbon

3. A long strip of inked material for making characters on paper with a typewriter

    synonym:
  • ribbon
  • ,
  • typewriter ribbon

4. Notion consisting of a narrow strip of fine material used for trimming

    synonym:
  • ribbon

Examples of using

Jane wore the same ribbon as her mother did.
Jane wore the same ribbon as her mother did.