gig mill

Origin of gig mill

First recorded in 1545–55

Words Nearby gig mill Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2024

How to use gig mill in a sentence

  • In England in the year 1555 the gig-mill, a mechanical appliance, was forbidden by law.

  • Another and better gig-mill would rise on the ruins of this, and perhaps a more enterprising owner come in my place.

    Shirley | Charlotte Bront