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    #1

    Usage of sense/meaning

    1) 'To crib' is normally used in India in the sense of 'to gripe'.
    2) 'Cribbing' is normally used in India in the sense of 'griping'.

    3) 'To crib' in Indian English has the meaning of 'to gripe'.
    4) 'Cribbing' in Indian English has the meaning of 'griping'.


    Can someone please tell me if the above sentences sound natural?

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    Re: Usage of sense/meaning

    They sound fine to me!

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