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Definition of Fig


  1. A small fruit tree (Ficus Carica) with large leaves, known from the remotest antiquity. It was probably native from Syria westward to the Canary Islands.
  2. The fruit of a fig tree, which is of round or oblong shape, and of various colors.
  3. A small piece of tobacco.
  4. The value of a fig, practically nothing; a fico; -- used in scorn or contempt.
  5. To insult with a fico, or contemptuous motion. See Fico.
  6. To put into the head of, as something useless o/ contemptible.
  7. Figure; dress; array.
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Fig Translations

fig in Danish is figen
fig in Dutch is vijg
fig in French is figue
fig in German is Feige
fig in Italian is vigliacco
fig in Norwegian is fikentre, fiken
fig in Portuguese is figo
fig in Spanish is higo