lig

/ (lɪɡ) British slang /

noun

(esp in the entertainment industry and the media) a function at which free entertainment and refreshments are available

verb ligs, ligging or ligged

(intr) to attend such a function in order to take advantage of free entertainment and refreshments; freeload

Nearby words

  1. lifter,
  2. liftgate,
  3. lifting body,
  4. lifting sail,
  5. liftoff,
  6. lig snail,
  7. ligament,
  8. ligament of head of femur,
  9. ligamentopexis,
  10. ligamentous

Derived Formsligger, nounligging, noun

Word Origin for lig

C20: origin uncertain

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