jigger Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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jiggernoun [C]

uk   /ˈdʒɪɡ.ər/  us   // US

jigger noun [C] (CONTAINER)

a ​small, round ​metalcontainer used for ​measuringstrongalcoholicdrinks, or the ​amount of ​alcohol that this ​containerholds

jigger noun [C] (INSECT)

a chigger

jiggerverb [T]

uk   /ˈdʒɪɡ.ər/  us   // US
to ​change something, ​especiallyunfairly or ​illegally: The ​rulingparty jiggered the ​electionresults to ​stay in ​power.
(Definition of jigger from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “jigger”
in Chinese (Simplified) 小量杯, 一小量杯的酒…
in Chinese (Traditional) 小量杯, 一小量杯的酒…
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