How To Spell wig?

Correct spelling: wig

What does the abbreviation wig mean?

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This graph shows how "wig" have occurred between 1800 and 2008 in a corpus of English books.

What are the usage examples for wig?

  1. You have won a spiritual battle with your miraculous wig a battle against Holy Mother Church." – Berlin and Sans-Souci by Louise Muhlbach
  2. This is not a country, Patroon, to be nice about the quality of the cloth a man has on his back, or whether he wears a wig or only his own hair. – The Water-Witch or, The Skimmer of the Seas by James Fenimore Cooper
  3. The stage was set as our own had been, but it would scarce be credited that the Kenner woman in male attire had made herself up in a curiously accurate resemblance to Belknap- Jackson as he had rendered the part of Oswald, copying not alone his wig moustache, and fashion of speech, but appearing in a golfing suit which was recognized by those present as actually belonging to him. – Ruggles of Red Gap by Harry Leon Wilson
  4. I turned over one of the cushions, and with a cry of rage which I took no pains to suppress I seized upon what I found lying beneath: a blue linen blouse, Sir, a peaked cap, a ginger- coloured wig and beard! – Castles in the Air by Baroness Emmuska Orczy
  5. The inn has as its sign a portrait of him in his French wig – Story of My Life, volumes 1-3 by Augustus J. C. Hare
  6. While I picked it up and endeavoured with clumsy fingers to put it on properly, he set on its legs the stool I had flung down, threw the pieces of Lucas's sword into the fireplace, seized his box, dashed to me and set my wig straight, dashed to the outer door, and opened it just as Pierre came up the corridor. – Helmet of Navarre by Bertha Runkle
  7. A man with a new wig was droning out words, waving his hands now and then from the top of the tall pulpit. – Romance by Joseph Conrad and F.M. Hueffer
  8. The hair was replaced by a bag wig – The Roll-Call by Arnold Bennett
  9. The barrister's wig went crooked. – Underground by Suelette Dreyfus
  10. Who may the other guinea wig stand be, Mr. Cardigan? – Cardigan by Robert W. Chambers

What are the rhymes for wig?

  1. vig, pigg, jig, sig, wigg, rigg, fig, stig, swig, tig, trygg, gig, big, prig, whig, sprig, twig, zig, sigg, trig, dig, brig, mig, pig, rig;
  2. renege;

What are the translations for wig?

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Dutch words for Wig

wig, pruik.

French words for Wig

postiche, perruque.

Italian word for Wig


Javanese word for Wig

Rambut palsu.

Malay word for Wig

Rambut palsu.

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Spanish words for Wig

peluca, peluquín.

Swedish word for Wig


Tamil word for Wig

தலையில் விக்.

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Vietnamese word for Wig

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