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jiggy

[jig-ee] /ˈdʒɪg i/
adjective, jiggier, jiggiest. Slang.
1.
nervous; active; excitedly energetic.
2.
wonderful and exciting, especially because stylish.
Origin of jiggy
1930-35, Americanism; origin uncertain, perhaps jig2 or jig(gle) + -y2
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  • I hope jiggy Crawford does not make it out a black affront to him that we were not there to welcome him.

    Gilian The Dreamer Neil Munro
  • jiggy Crawford's braid shone like moving torches at his shoulder as the sun smote hot upon his horse and him.

    Gilian The Dreamer Neil Munro
British Dictionary definitions for jiggy

jiggy

/ˈdʒɪɡɪ/
adjective
1.
(slang) get jiggy with, to have sexual relations with
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Slang definitions & phrases for jiggy

jiggy

adjective

  1. Excellent; cool: jiggy with that idea
  2. Excited or involved, esp sexually: gotten jiggy with a few men

interjection

Excellent; sweet

noun

  1. Sexual relations
  2. Money; wealth (1990+)
The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
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