whig

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English[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Rhymes: -ɪɡ

Etymology 1[edit]

Probably related to whey

Noun[edit]

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whig (plural whigs)

  1. (UK, dialect, obsolete) Acidulated whey, sometimes mixed with buttermilk and sweet herbs, used as a cooling beverage.
  2. buttermilk

Etymology 2[edit]

Compare frig, jig

Verb[edit]

whig (third-person singular simple present whigs, present participle whigging, simple past and past participle whigged)

  1. (transitive) Urge forward; drive briskly.
  2. (intransitive) Jog along; move or work briskly.

French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From English

Noun[edit]

whig m (plural whigs)

  1. Whig

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Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

English

Adjective[edit]

whig (invariable)

  1. Whig (attributive)

Noun[edit]

whig m (invariable)

  1. Whig