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nigged; nigged; nigging; nigs

Definition of nig

 (Entry 1 of 2)

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variants: or nidge
nigged or nidged; nigged or nidged; nigging or nidging; nigs or nidges

Definition of nig (Entry 2 of 2)

: to dress (stone) with a sharp-pointed hammer

History and Etymology for nig

Intransitive verb

short for renig

Transitive verb

origin unknown

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“Nig.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/nig. Accessed 26 Sep. 2022.

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