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wiggy

[wig-ee] /ˈwɪg i/
adjective, wiggier, wiggiest. Slang.
1.
crazy or eccentric.
2.
crazed or delirious.
Origin of wiggy
1810-1820
1810-20; wig + -y1
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  • Damn my cousin Townham for a dried-up, wiggy, pratin' little scandalmonger!

    The Dop Doctor Clotilde Inez Mary Graves
  • But “wiggy” Devar did not care now whether or not the story told by Cynthia was true.

    Cynthia's Chauffeur Louis Tracy
  • Little B—— (your neighbor of Bond St.) was there, wiggy and smiley, but oh!

    Julia Ward Howe Laura E. Richards
  • For once in her life, “wiggy” Devar forced herself to think clearly.

    Cynthia's Chauffeur Louis Tracy
Slang definitions & phrases for wiggy

wiggle room

noun phrase

Space, either real or figurative, in which to maneuver; elbow room: Clinton's health plan gives Congress wiggle room (mid-1980s+)

The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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