Definition of Jiggish

1. a. Resembling, or suitable for, a jig, or lively movement.



Definition of Jiggish

1. Adjective. Resembling, or suitable for, a jig, or lively movement. ¹

2. Adjective. Playful; frisky. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Jiggish

1. suitable for a jig (a lively dance) [adj]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Jiggish

jiggambobs
jigged
jiggeh
jiggehs
jiggered
jiggering
jiggermast
jiggers
jigget
jiggier
jiggiest
jigging
jiggings
jiggish (current term)
jiggle
jiggled
jiggler
jigglers
jiggles
jigglier
jiggliest
jiggling
jigglingly
jigglings
jiggly
jiggy
jighead
jigheads

Literary usage of Jiggish

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1. "Brief Lives" by John Aubrey, Andrew Clark (1898)
"... and Don Juan L amber to*, is very happy at jiggish ... is happy for a jiggish phancy and gypsies and ballads. Katharine Philips (163^-1664). ..."

2. The Cambridge History of English Literature by Adolphus William Ward, Alfred Rayney Waller (1913)
"What Aubrey calls his " jiggish phancy " inspired him to the making of almanacks, the inditing of satires and to the conduct of political controversy. ..."

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