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Definition of "vibe" []

  • Slang A vibration. Often used in the plural: a nostalgic vibe to the decor; a stranger who gave off bad vibes. (noun)

American Heritage(R) Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright (c) 2011 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

Use "vibe" in a sentence
  • "I want the Latin vibe, and that vibe is always very sensual, from Shakira going back down the line."
  • "The downstairs has great food — small plates and soup — although the vibe is a little too sterile and pre-fab (like much of the trendy stretch on 12th, not counting the great Cafe Presse.)"
  • "Great food, great atmosphere, friendly folks - the vibe is always so comfortable and festive."