trig

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adjective \ˈtrig\

Definition of TRIG

1
:  stylishly or jauntily trim <everything was trim and trig and bright — Mark Twain>
2
:  extremely precise :  prim
3
dial chiefly British :  firm, vigorous

Examples of TRIG

  1. <to the office she wears trig two-piece suits that are fashionable but still businesslike>

Origin of TRIG

Middle English, trusty, nimble, of Scandinavian origin; akin to Old Norse tryggr faithful; akin to Old English trēowe faithful — more at true
First Known Use: 1513

Rhymes with TRIG

2trig

noun

Definition of TRIG

Origin of TRIG

by shortening
First Known Use: circa 1878

Other Mathematics and Statistics Terms

abscissa, denominator, divisor, equilateral, exponent, hypotenuse, logarithm, oblique, radii, rhomb

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