/ˈdʒɪgi/ (say 'jigee)

adjective Colloquial
stylish; sexy.
{US: nervous, excited, from to jig around; then wonderful, exciting}

Australian English dictionary. 2014.

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  • jiggy — adjective a) Of or pertaining to a jig. Hes gone completely jiggy. b) Being crazy. If I was too jiggy to hold the syringe, hed shoot me up. See Also: get down …   Wiktionary

  • jiggy — I adj Jittery, fidgety. Sit still and don t be so jiggy. 1890s II adj Sexy, attractive. She is a jiggy woman, the way she dresses. 1990s …   Historical dictionary of American slang

  • jiggy — Adj. Cool and in touch with what s happening and respected. Apparently originates with Will Smith, U.S. rapper and movie star, and came to prominence with his song Gettin Jiggy Wit It. Orig. U.S. 1990s Noun. Sex. Orig. U.S. 1990s …   English slang and colloquialisms

  • jiggy — /jig ee/, adj., jiggier, jiggiest. Slang. 1. nervous; active; excitedly energetic. 2. wonderful and exciting, esp. because stylish. [1930 35, Amer.; of uncert. orig., perh. fr. JIG2 or JIGGLE + Y2] * * * …   Universalium

  • jiggy — jig|gy [ˈdʒıgi] adj get jiggyAmE informal a) to dance with a lot of energy to popular music b) to have sex …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • jiggy — adj happy, contented. A term used by young street gang members in London since around 2000 …   Contemporary slang

  • jiggy — adj. excited; involved with; involved with in a sexual manner n. (Slang) money, riches, wealth …   English contemporary dictionary

  • jiggy — [ dʒɪgi] adjective US informal 1》 uninhibited, especially in a sexual manner. 2》 trembling or nervous, especially as the result of drug withdrawal. Origin 1930s: from jig + y1 …   English new terms dictionary

  • jiggy — jig·gy …   English syllables

  • jiggy — jig•gy [[t]ˈdʒɪg i[/t]] adj. gi•er, gi•est. sl. 1) sts nervous; active; excitedly energetic 2) wonderful and exciting, esp. because stylish • Etymology: 1930–35, amer …   From formal English to slang

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