Meaning of “spigot” in the English Dictionary


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spigotnoun [ C ]

us /ˈspɪɡ·ət/

a device used to control a flow of liquid, esp. from a container or pipe:

fig. When an industry decides to lobby Congress, the money spigot is always open.

(Definition of “spigot” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)