twigging


twigging
twɪg n. small branch, shoot, offshoot, sprig; small branch of a nerve or blood vessel (Anatomy) v. understand; notice, observe

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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  • Twigging — Twig Twig, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Twigged}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Twigging}.] [Cf. {Tweak}.] To twitch; to pull; to tweak. [Obs. or Scot.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Twig — Twig, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Twigged}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Twigging}.] [Cf. {Tweak}.] To twitch; to pull; to tweak. [Obs. or Scot.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Twigged — Twig Twig, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Twigged}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Twigging}.] [Cf. {Tweak}.] To twitch; to pull; to tweak. [Obs. or Scot.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • twig — I. noun Etymology: Middle English twigge, from Old English; akin to Old High German zwīg twig, Old English twā two Date: before 12th century 1. a small shoot or branch usually without its leaves 2. a minute branch of a nerve or artery • twigged… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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  • twig — twig1 twigless, adj. twiglike, adj. /twig/, n. 1. a slender shoot of a tree or other plant. 2. a small offshoot from a branch or stem. 3. a small, dry, woody piece fallen from a branch: a fire of twigs. 4. Anat. one of the minute branches of a… …   Universalium

  • twig — twig1 [twıg] n [: Old English; Origin: twigge] a small very thin stem of wood that grows from a branch on a tree >twiggy adj twig 2 twig2 past tense and past participle twigged present participle twigging v [I and T] …   Dictionary of contemporary English


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