from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. See jig1.
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- n. an Irish dance, derived from the jig, used in the Partita form (Baroque Period).
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A piece of lively dance music, in two strains which are repeated; also, the dance.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. See jig.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. music in three-four time for dancing a jig
French, probably from jig1.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)