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vibe (plural vibes)
- Short for vibraphone. [earlier 20th c.]
- (colloquial) Vibration. [later 20th c.]
- (New Age jargon) An atmosphere or aura felt to belong to a person, place or thing. [later 20th c.]
- The couple canceled their night out when they got a bad vibe from the new babysitter.
atmosphere or aura of a person or place as communicated to and felt by others