in jig time

in jig time
<05> мигом, в два счета

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  • in jig time N. Amer. — in jig time N. Amer. informal extremely quickly. → jig …   English new terms dictionary

  • in jig time — phrasal in a short time ; quickly …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • jig time — …   Useful english dictionary

  • jig — jig1 [jig] n. [prob. < MFr giguer, to gambol, dance < gigue, a fiddle < MHG giga (akin to ON gigja) < OHG * gigan (> Ger dial. geigen), to move back and forth] 1. a) a fast, springy sort of dance, usually in triple time b) the… …   English World dictionary

  • in jig time — idi +inf with dispatch; rapidly …   From formal English to slang

  • jig — jig1 /jig/, n., v., jigged, jigging. n. 1. Mach. a plate, box, or open frame for holding work and for guiding a machine tool to the work, used esp. for locating and spacing drilled holes; fixture. 2. Angling. any of several devices or lures, esp …   Universalium

  • Jig — The jig ( ga. port) is a folk dance type as well as the accompanying dance tune type, popular in Ireland. The jig derives its name from the French word gigue , meaning small fiddle, or giga , the Italian name of a short piece of music much in… …   Wikipedia

  • jig — I [[t]dʒɪg[/t]] n. v. jigged, jig•ging 1) mac a plate, box, or open frame for holding work and for guiding a machine tool to the work 2) spo any of several devices that are jerked up and down in or pulled through the water to attract fish to a… …   From formal English to slang

  • jig — noun 1》 a lively dance with leaping movements.     ↘a piece of music for a jig, typically in compound time. 2》 a device that holds a piece of work and guides the tool operating on it. 3》 Fishing a type of artificial bait that is jerked up and… …   English new terms dictionary

  • jig — ► NOUN 1) a lively dance with leaping movements and music in compound time. 2) a device that guides tools and holds materials or parts securely. ► VERB (jigged, jigging) 1) dance a jig. 2) move up and down with a quick jerky motion …   English terms dictionary

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