jig is Accepted in TWL Scrabble Dictionary

jig Scrabble score: 11

Meaning of jig

  • to bob (to move quickly up and down) [v JIGGED, JIGGING, JIGS]
  • device used to maintain mechanically the correct positional relationship between a piece of work and the tool or between parts of work during assembly
  • device in which crushed ore is concentrated or coal is cleaned by agitating in water
  • lively folk dance
  • to dance a jig
  • it is hopeless; no chance remains
  • ick game used chiefly in the phrase the jig is up
  • with dispatch; rapidly
  • sic to which a jig may be danced
  • any of several lively springy dances in triple rhythm