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gig

noun [C] uk   /ɡɪɡ/ us  

gig noun [C] (PERFORMANCE)

informal a single performance by a musician or group of musicians, especially playing modern or pop music: This week the band did the last gig of their world tour.Musical performances

gig noun [C] (CARRIAGE)

a light two-wheeled carriage pulled by one horse, used especially in the pastCarriages and carts

gig noun [C] (UNIT)

a gigabyte

gig

verb [I] uk   /ɡɪɡ/ (-gg-) us  
(of a musician or group of musicians) to perform gigs: Gigging around the London clubs helped the band develop their own sound.Playing musicSinging in general
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