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Meaning of WIGWAG

Pronunciation:  'wig`wag

WordNet Dictionary
  1. [v]  signal by or as if by a flag or light waved according to a code
  2. [v]  send a signal by waving a flag or a light according to a certain code

WIGWAG is a 6 letter word that starts with W.


 See Also: brandish, flourish, sign, signal, signalise, signalize, wave



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
  1. \Wig"wag`\, v. t. & i. [imp. & p. p. {Wigwagged}; p. pr.
    & vb. n. {Wigwagging}.]
    To move to and fro, to wag.
  2. \Wig"wag`\, n. [See {Wigwag}, v. t. & i.]
    Act or art of wigwagging; a message wigwagged; -- chiefly
    attributive; as, the wigwag code. -- {Wig"wag`er}, n.
  3. \Wig"wag`\, v. i. [See {Wag}, v. t.] (Naut.)
    To signal by means of a flag waved from side to side
    according to a code adopted for the purpose. [Colloq.]