Children's, Intermediate and Advanced Online English Dictionary & Thesaurus

Comprehensive
Dictionary Suite
Help
Help
Help
 
Intermediate Dictionary
   
Display options
Show syllables
Show Lookup History
Double-Click Lookup
Show Word Parts
  Show Spanish support
 
Pronunciation
Wordsmyth
  Phonics
  IPA
 
Entry formats
Standard
  Classic
 
Lookup History
jig2

jig2

 
pronunciation:
jIg
parts of speech:
noun, verb
features:
Word Explorer
part of speech: noun
definition 1: a fast, lively dance.
He was so happy, he did a jig.
definition 2: music written or played for such a dance.
Mary learned a jig on her fiddle.
 
part of speech: verb
inflections: jigged, jigging, jigs
definition 1: to dance a jig.
definition 2: to move up and down quickly and sharply; bob.
The kite jigged in the wind.
Word Explorer
See
  dance