Definition of Zig in English :

Define Zig in English

Zig meaning in English

Meaning of Zig in English

Pronunciation of Zig in English

Zig pronunciation in English

Pronounce Zig in English


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1. zag, zig, zigzag

an angular shape characterized by sharp turns in alternating directions

WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.


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any of the short, sharp angles or turns of a zigzag pattern, alternating with a zag
any sharp turn away from a straight course
verb intransitiveWord forms: zigged or ˈzigging
to move in a zig
to zigzag

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One of a series of sharp turns or reversals: The zigs and zags of foreign policy.
intr.v. zigged, zig·ging, zigs
1. To turn or change direction suddenly. Usually used in contrast to zag: When your opponent zigs, zag!
2. To behave erratically or indecisively. Usually used with zag: The market has zigged and zagged for months.

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