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Definition of Gig

Gig

  1. A fiddle.
  2. To engender.
  3. A kind of spear or harpoon. See Fishgig.
  4. To fish with a gig.
  5. A playful or wanton girl; a giglot.
  6. A top or whirligig; any little thing that is whirled round in play.
  7. A light carriage, with one pair of wheels, drawn by one horse; a kind of chaise.
  8. A long, light rowboat, generally clinkerbuilt, and designed to be fast; a boat appropriated to the use of the commanding officer; as, the captain's gig.
  9. A rotatory cylinder, covered with wire teeth or teasels, for teaseling woolen cloth.

Gig Quotations

I've never missed a gig yet. Music makes people happy, and that's why I go on doing it - I like to see everybody smile.
Buddy Guy

I made my name and reputation DJing in hip-hop clubs in New York. 'Celebrity DJ' is a term that I hated. To me a celebrity DJ is someone that's on 'Big Brother' or in some kind of B-movie who gets a gig to DJ even though they're not talented enough to do it.
Mark Ronson

Life is not a series of gig lamps symmetrically arranged; life is a luminous halo, a semi-transparent envelope surrounding us from the beginning of consciousness to the end.
Virginia Woolf

I use a Bruce Lee technique: 'The way of no way.' He had the idea that he would learn everything, so that whoever he had to fight, he could improvise anything. The best way of starting a gig is just to not think of anything - to clear your mind, not in an empty Zen state, but more just to go on and see where you go.
Eddie Izzard

I've never told anyone this. But I suffer from terrible stage fright. True. You can't tell though, can you? Unbelievable, the panic. I nearly die of fear before I go on stage. Something wicked. I can't eat a thing the day before a gig. It'd make me vomit.
John Lydon
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Gig Translations

gig in Spanish is calesa
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