Synonyms for jig


1. jig, gigue, dance music
usage: music in three-four time for dancing a jig
2. jig, fisherman's lure, fish lure
usage: a fisherman's lure with one or more hooks that is jerked up and down in the water
3. jig, device
usage: a device that holds a piece of machine work and guides the tools operating on it
4. jig, folk dancing, folk dance
usage: any of various old rustic dances involving kicking and leaping


1. jig, dance, trip the light fantastic, trip the light fantastic toe
usage: dance a quick dance with leaping and kicking motions
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