He did not take a step—do a jig—without calculating the odds.
The Iraqi could barely repress his glee, and did a kind of jig as he walked across the room.
Some supposedly "Christian" organizations have been running an interesting game for years now--but in 2014, I think the jig is up.
In the end, the case was referred to the Nassau County District Attorney, and the jig was up.
We've got old man Appleweight, so you've lost your leader, and I tell you the jig's up.
The refrigs are in jig order, and if I know it then you know it.
The station master had evidently put him wise to my game, so I saw the jig was all up for me.
One big boy was whistling a jig tune, and clapping on his knee.
The squid enveloped the jig with its tentacles and would be whisked aboard squirting sepia in protest.
She pushed Rgina gently aside, and the child went on with her jig.
"lively dance," 1560s, perhaps related to Middle French giguer "to dance," or to the source of German Geige "violin." Meaning "piece of sport, trick" is 1590s, now mainly in phrase the jig is up (first attested 1777 as the jig is over). As a verb from 1580s.