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English definition of “jig”

jig

verb [I or T, usually + adv/prep]     /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!Making short, sudden movements
(Definition of jig verb from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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