Try Our Apps
Dictionary.com

follow Dictionary.com

WATCH "Lumbersexual"

nig

[nig] /nɪg/
verb (used with object), nigged, nigging. Masonry.
1.
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2017.
Cite This Source
Word Origin and History for nigging

nig

n.

c.1300, "niggardly person" (see niggard). As an abbreviated form of nigger, attested by c.1832, American English.

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper
Cite This Source
Slang definitions & phrases for nigging

nig

noun

A black person (1932+)

The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Difficulty index for nig

Some English speakers likely know this word

Word Value for nigging

0
0
Scrabble Words With Friends

Nearby words for nigging