noun \ˈwig\

: artificial hair that you wear on your head because you are bald or in order to change your appearance

Full Definition of WIG

a :  a manufactured covering of natural or synthetic hair for the head
b :  toupee 2
:  an act of wigging :  rebuke

Examples of WIG

  1. She was wearing a blonde wig.
  2. <the cancer patient started wearing a wig after losing all of her hair from chemotherapy>

Origin of WIG

short for periwig
First Known Use: 1675

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Rhymes with WIG



Definition of WIG

transitive verb
:  to scold severely
intransitive verb
slang :  to lose one's composure or reason :  freak —usually used with out

First Known Use of WIG

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noun \ˈwig\

Definition of WIG for Kids

:  a manufactured covering of natural or artificial hair for the head


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