vibes vibes  /ˈvaɪbz/

Definition(s):

  • (n) a percussion instrument similar to a xylophone but having metal bars and rotating disks in the resonators that produce a vibrato sound

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. Not a comedy tsunami, just consistent ripples of laughs and good vibes.
  2. Recruiters are likewise admitting to better vibes.
  3. Onstage, the natty-tailored, balding guy on vibes is jazz arranger Mulatu Astatq, who once played with Duke Ellington.

News

  1. Random Thoughts: World Peace Breaks Out for Global Stock Markets

    Editor's Note: Todd posts his vibes in real time each day on our Buzz & Banter . We woke up this morning to find the world a happier place. Japan, from the peak on May 22 to
    on June 17, 2013     Source: Nasdaq

  2. Jack Johnson jams Bonnaroo

    MANCHESTER, Tenn. (AP) — Nicely done, Jack Johnson. Johnson and his band overcame tough odds and thorny logistics to headline the Bonnaroo Music & Arts Festival on Saturday night, replacing late cancellation Mumford & Sons . Despite the short notice, they produced a set filled with good humor, mellow vibes and a ton of hits.
    on June 17, 2013     Source: NBC NEWS

  3. Jack Johnson pulls off the switch at Bonnaroo

    MANCHESTER, Tenn. — Nicely done, Jack Johnson. Johnson and his band overcame tough odds and thorny logistics to headline the Bonnaroo Music & Arts Festival on Saturday night, replacing late cancellation Mumford & Sons. The group overcame short notice and thorny logistics to produce a set filled with good humor, mellow vibes and a ton of hits.
    on June 16, 2013     Source: Boston Herald

Quotes

  1. "When we were down 14-0, I have to admit that I was not very optimistic," Favre said, adding, however, that "I try not to give those vibes."
    on Jan 12, 2008 By: Brett Favre Source: Kansas City Star

  2. "I'm sure he obviously will take positive vibes from what he did the last time we played," Woods said. "But the whole idea is you've got to play well."
    on Feb 22, 2007 By: Tiger Wood Source: Forbes

  3. "George thought it would be wonderful: We could chant together and there would be good vibes in the house," Boyd writes.
    on Oct 12, 2007 By: Pattie Boyd Source: FOXNews

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