gigged gigged

Definition(s):

  1. (n) long and light rowing boat; especially for racing
  2. (n) an implement with a shaft and barbed point used for catching fish
  3. (n) a cluster of hooks (without barbs) that is drawn through a school of fish to hook their bodies; used when fish are not biting
  4. (n) tender that is a light ship's boat; often for personal use of captain
  5. (n) small two-wheeled horse-drawn carriage; with two seats and no hood
  6. (n) a booking for musicians

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. As a teen, he gigged in Toronto clubs before starting his best-known group, the Jeff Healey Band.
  2. He is a menace on the rifle range, gets his outfit gigged for dirty barracks, spends a weekend emergency pass for home with one of the blonde natural beauties of Southern California.

News

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    Wednesday — Slash feat. Myles Kennedy & the Conspirators The poufy-haired guitar legend has been known for his signature stove-pipe hat and shades since he joined Guns N’ Roses in 1985. Slash (real name: Saul Hudson) gigged around the world with G N’R for 11 years and helped to sell millions of records.
    on July 11, 2013     Source: City Pulse

Quotes

  1. Commenting on Williams's decision to stay out of the deal, Gary Barlow said: "Robbie has been included in the offer but I don't know what he thinks. We've gigged before as a four-piece and we'll gig again."
    on Nov 25, 2005 By: Gary Barlow Source: guardian.co.uk

  2. "It's weird to do what we do in broad daylight ...... in the Southern California desert on a really hot day," bassist Carlos D. (Dengler) told GQ, when asked about the "most inappropriate place the band has gigged."
    on Oct 21, 2004 By: Carlos D Source: Seattle Post Intelligencer

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