Translation of "jig" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

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jignoun [ C ]

uk /dʒɪɡ/ us /dʒɪɡ/

jig noun [ C ] (DANCE)

an energetic traditional dance of Great Britain and Ireland, or the music that is played for such a dance


jig noun [ C ] (TOOL)

specialized a piece of equipment for holding a tool or piece of wood, etc. firmly in position while you work with it


jigverb [ I or T, usually + adv/prep ]

uk /dʒɪɡ/ us /dʒɪɡ/ -gg-

to move quickly up and down or from side to side, or to make someone or something do this

Stop jigging about, Billy, and just stand still for a moment! 别蹦来跳去的,比利,安静地站一会儿!

(Translation of “jig” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)