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wig

 (wĭg)
n.
An artificial covering of natural or synthetic hair worn on the head for personal adornment, as part of a costume, or to conceal baldness.
tr.v. wigged, wig·ging, wigs
To scold or censure.
Phrasal Verb:
wig out Slang
To make or become wildly excited, enthusiastic, or crazy.

[Short for periwig.]

wig

(wɪɡ)
n
(Hairdressing & Grooming) an artificial head of hair, either human or synthetic, worn to disguise baldness, as part of a theatrical or ceremonial dress, as a disguise, or for adornment
vb (tr) , wigs, wigging or wigged
1. (Hairdressing & Grooming) obsolete to furnish with a wig
2. slang Brit to berate severely
[C17: shortened from periwig]
wigged adj
ˈwigless adj
ˈwigˌlike adj

wig

(wɪg)

n., v. wigged, wig•ging. n.
1. an artificial covering of hair for all or most of the head.
2. a similar head covering, worn in one's official capacity, as part of a costume or disguise.
3. a toupee or hairpiece.
v.t.
4. to furnish with a wig.
5. Brit. Informal. to reprimand severely; scold.
6. wig out, Slang.
a. to be intoxicated with narcotic drugs.
b. to make or become wildly excited or enthusiastic.
[1665–75; short for periwig]
wig′less, adj.
wig′like`, adj.

wig


Past participle: wigged
Gerund: wigging

Imperative
wig
wig
Present
I wig
you wig
he/she/it wigs
we wig
you wig
they wig
Preterite
I wigged
you wigged
he/she/it wigged
we wigged
you wigged
they wigged
Present Continuous
I am wigging
you are wigging
he/she/it is wigging
we are wigging
you are wigging
they are wigging
Present Perfect
I have wigged
you have wigged
he/she/it has wigged
we have wigged
you have wigged
they have wigged
Past Continuous
I was wigging
you were wigging
he/she/it was wigging
we were wigging
you were wigging
they were wigging
Past Perfect
I had wigged
you had wigged
he/she/it had wigged
we had wigged
you had wigged
they had wigged
Future
I will wig
you will wig
he/she/it will wig
we will wig
you will wig
they will wig
Future Perfect
I will have wigged
you will have wigged
he/she/it will have wigged
we will have wigged
you will have wigged
they will have wigged
Future Continuous
I will be wigging
you will be wigging
he/she/it will be wigging
we will be wigging
you will be wigging
they will be wigging
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been wigging
you have been wigging
he/she/it has been wigging
we have been wigging
you have been wigging
they have been wigging
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been wigging
you will have been wigging
he/she/it will have been wigging
we will have been wigging
you will have been wigging
they will have been wigging
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been wigging
you had been wigging
he/she/it had been wigging
we had been wigging
you had been wigging
they had been wigging
Conditional
I would wig
you would wig
he/she/it would wig
we would wig
you would wig
they would wig
Past Conditional
I would have wigged
you would have wigged
he/she/it would have wigged
we would have wigged
you would have wigged
they would have wigged
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.wig - hairpiece covering the head and made of real or synthetic hairwig - hairpiece covering the head and made of real or synthetic hair
grizzle - a grey wig
false hair, hairpiece, postiche - a covering or bunch of human or artificial hair used for disguise or adornment
horsehair wig - a wig made of horsehair; "the English judiciary wear their traditional horsehair wigs"
periwig, peruke - a wig for men that was fashionable in the 17th and 18th centuries
2.wig - British slang for a scolding
chiding, objurgation, scolding, tongue-lashing - rebuking a person harshly
Translations
بارُوكةشَعْر مُسْتَعار
перука
paruka
paryk
PerückeZweitfrisur
peruukki
perika
paróka
hárkolla
かつら
가발
capillamentum
perukas
parūka
parochňa
lasulja
vlasulja
peruk
ผมปลอม
perukperuka
bộ tóc giả

wig

[wɪg] Npeluca f

wig

[ˈwɪg] nperruque f

wig

nPerücke f

wig

[wɪg] nparrucca

wig

(wig) noun
an artificial covering of hair for the head. Does she wear a wig?

wig

بارُوكة paruka paryk Perücke περούκα peluca peruukki perruque perika parrucca かつら 가발 pruik parykk peruka peruca парик peruk ผมปลอม peruk bộ tóc giả 假发

wig

n. peluca.

wig

n peluca
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For Falls & Flips, I scanned found advertisements and printed the scans onto archival newsprint; then I cut the wigs out of the ads and glued the sliced-up paper to the support.