Fig - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |fɪɡ|  American pronunciation of the word fig
Brit.  |fɪɡ|  British pronunciation of the word fig

noun

- a diagram or picture illustrating textual material (syn: figure)
- Mediterranean tree widely cultivated for its edible fruit
- a Libyan terrorist group organized in 1995 and aligned with al-Qaeda; seeks to radicalize the Libyan government; attempted to assassinate Qaddafi
- fleshy sweet pear-shaped yellowish or purple multiple fruit eaten fresh or preserved or dried

Examples

The horse was in good fig for the race.

I don't bid / care / give a fig / fig's end for things like this!

It's not worth a fig / fig's end.

Fig Sunday

Word forms

noun
singular: fig
plural: figs
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