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- Calling dibs on something entitles you to its usage. Usually used in large groups of people where common objects (chairs, food, etc.) could become under dispute.
Dibs on the recliner!
I got dibs on that toy.
- to claim as yours, like call.
I've got dibs on the front seat!
- to claim or lay rights to.
I have dibs on the cute one.
- claiming ownership or control.
I've got dibs on the red Popsicle.
- rights to.
I've got dibs on that last beer.
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