wig out

Definition of wig out

US slang
:to become very upset or to cause (someone) to become very upset
  • She wigged out when the police arrived.
  • The movie totally wigged me out.

Word by Word Definitions

wig play
  1. : a manufactured covering of natural or synthetic hair for the head

  2. : toupee

  3. : an act of wigging : rebuke

  1. : to scold severely

  2. : to lose one's composure or reason : freak

out play
  1. : in a direction away from the inside or center

  2. : outside

  3. : from among others

  1. : eject, oust

  2. : to identify publicly as being such secretly

  3. : to become publicly known

  1. used as a function word to indicate an outward movement

  1. : situated outside : external

  2. : out-of-bounds

  3. : situated at a distance : outlying

  1. : outside

  2. : one who is out of office or power or on the outside

  3. : an act or instance of putting a player out or of being put out in baseball

  1. : in a manner that exceeds or surpasses and sometimes overpowers or defeats


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