Examples of wig in a Sentence
She was wearing a blonde wig.
the cancer patient started wearing a wig after losing all of her hair from chemotherapy
Recent Examples of wig from the Web
When a script called for Esther Williams to leap from an 80-foot cliff in Jupiter's Darling, Mr. Janes pulled on a wig, swimming attire, and jumped into the ocean.
So Spidey donning a corset and wig to gyrate onstage is no small subversion.
Join Williwaw and Cut & Caliber for a night of epic wigs, mustaches and good music.
Since April, several activities were held to raise money for Kick-It, including Kuttin' It for Kick It where students and faculty donated their hair for wigs for cancer patients.
But Arthur's lawyers have argued that the state has resisted additional DNA testing on the wig, in addition to the questions raised with Alabama's lethal injection procedures.
Not the one wearing a long blonde wig, heavy eyeliner and dark lipstick in a grainy, black-and-white selfie published countless times by media outlets.
The Beatles handed out novelty-shop gag items: clown noses (for the very upstanding violins), plastic spectacles (for the more ebullient woodwinds and brass), wigs, balloons, whistles.
Darius Davontae Slade, 21, of Lauderhill was wearing a tight dress, wig and carrying a purse while working as a prostitute, according to police reports.
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Origin and Etymology of wig
short for periwig
First Known Use: 1675See Words from the same year
Definition of wig
: to scold severely
slang : to lose one's composure or reason : freak —usually used with out
First Known Use of wig
WIG Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of wig for English Language Learners
: artificial hair that you wear on your head because you are bald or in order to change your appearance
WIG Defined for Kids
Definition of wig for Students
: a manufactured covering of natural or artificial hair for the head
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