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Definition 1: a booking for musicians - [noun denoting act]

Samples where gig or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • they played a gig in New Jersey

(gig is a kind of ...) employment for performers or performing groups that lasts for a limited period of time

"the play had bookings throughout the summer"

Definition 2: small two-wheeled horse-drawn carriage; with two seats and no hood - [noun denoting artifact]

(gig is a kind of ...) a vehicle with wheels drawn by one or more horses

Definition 3: tender that is a light ship's boat; often for personal use of captain - [noun denoting artifact]

(gig is a kind of ...) a boat for communication between ship and shore

Definition 4: long and light rowing boat; especially for racing - [noun denoting artifact]

(gig is a kind of ...) a boat that is small

Definition 5: an implement with a shaft and barbed point used for catching fish - [noun denoting artifact]

Synonyms for gig in the sense of this definition

(gig is a kind of ...) instrumentation (a piece of equipment or tool) used to effect an end

(... is a kind of gig ) a spear with a shaft and barbed point for throwing; used for catching large fish or whales; a strong line is attached to it

(... is a kind of gig ) a spear with three or more prongs; used for spearing fish (especially salmon)

(... is a member of gig) gear used in fishing

Definition 6: a cluster of hooks (without barbs) that is drawn through a school of fish to hook their bodies; used when fish are not biting - [noun denoting artifact]

(gig is a kind of ...) a curved or bent implement for suspending or pulling something

(... is part of gig) gear used in fishing

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