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jig

noun [C] uk   /dʒɪɡ/ us  

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

jig

verb [I or T, usually + adv/prep] uk   /dʒɪɡ/ (-gg-) us  
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!
Traducciones de “jig”
en español giga…
en francés gigue…
en alemán die Gigue…
en chino (tradicionál) 舞蹈, 捷格舞, 捷格舞曲…
en ruso джига, зажимное приспособление…
en turco oynak ve hareketli dans/müzik…
en chino (simplificado) 舞蹈, 吉格舞, 吉格舞曲…
en polaco giga, zacisk…
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