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adjective \ˈtrig\

Definition of trig

  1. 1 :  stylishly or jauntily trim <everything was trim and trig and bright — Mark Twain>

  2. 2 :  extremely precise :  prim

  3. 3 dial chiefly British :  firm, vigorous



Examples of trig in a sentence

  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

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2

trig

noun

Definition of trig



Origin of trig

by shortening


First Known Use: circa 1878

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