Jagger vs. Jigger

Jagger vs. Jigger — Is There a Difference?

Difference Between Jagger and Jigger

Jaggernoun

A sharp projection; a barb.

Jiggernoun

A person who jigs or operates a jig.

Jaggernoun

A hanging flap along the edge of a garment.

Jiggernoun

A small measure for liquor, usually holding 1 1/2 ounces.

Jaggernoun

A slash or slit in a garment exposing material of a different color.

Jiggernoun

This amount of liquor.

Jaggerverb

To cut jags in; notch.

Jiggernoun

A device, such as a drill, that operates with a jerking or jolting motion.

Jaggerverb

To cut unevenly.

Jiggernoun

A light all-purpose tackle.

Jaggerverb

(Scots) To jab sharply; prick.

Jiggernoun

A small sail set in the stern of a yawl or similar boat.

Jaggernoun

carrier, carter

Jiggernoun

A boat having such a sail.

Jaggernoun

peddler, hawker

Jiggernoun

A jigger mast.

Jaggernoun

A jagging iron used for crimping pies, cakes, etc.

Jiggernoun

(Informal) An article or a device, the name of which eludes one.

Jaggernoun

A toothed chisel.

Jiggernoun

See chigger.

Jaggernoun

jag

Jiggernoun

See chigoe.

Jaggernoun

The offspring of a male jaguar and a female tiger.

Jiggerverb

To tamper with or manipulate (data, for example) so as to achieve a desired result.

Jaggernoun

English rock star (born in 1943)

Jiggernoun

(US) A double-ended vessel, generally of stainless steel or other metal, one end of which typically measures 1 1/2 fluid ounces, the other typically 1 fluid ounce.

Jiggernoun

(US) A measure of 1 1/2 fluid ounces of liquor.

Jiggernoun

A drink of whisky.

Jiggernoun

(mining) The sieve used in sorting or separating ore.

Jiggernoun

(mining) One who jigs; a miner who sorts or cleans ore by the process of jigging.

Jiggernoun

(pottery) A horizontal lathe used in producing flatware.

Jiggernoun

(textiles) A device used in the dyeing of cloth.

Jiggernoun

A pendulum rolling machine for slicking or graining leather.

Jiggernoun

A bicycle.

Jiggernoun

A golf club used to play low flying shots to the putting green from short distances.

Jiggernoun

A warehouse crane.

Jiggernoun

(nautical) A light tackle, consisting of a double and single block and the fall, used for various purposes, as to increase the purchase on a topsail sheet in hauling it home; the watch tackle.

Jiggernoun

(nautical) A jiggermast.

Jiggernoun

A small fishing vessel, rigged like a yawl.

Jiggernoun

(fishing) A device used by fishermen to set their nets under the ice of frozen lakes.

Jiggernoun

(archaic) One who dances jigs; an odd-looking person.

Jiggernoun

(New Zealand) A short board or plank inserted into a tree for a person to stand on while cutting off higher branches.

Jiggernoun

(US) A placeholder name for any small mechanical device.

Jiggernoun

A railway jigger, a small motorized or human powered vehicle used by railway workers to traverse railway tracks.

Jiggernoun

The bridge or rest for the cue in billiards.

Jiggernoun

(horse racing) An illicit electric shock device used to urge on a horse during a race.

Jiggernoun

(archaic) A streetcar drawn by a single horse.

Jiggernoun

(archaic) A kind of early electric cash register.

Jiggernoun

A sandflea, Tunga penetrans, of the order Siphonaptera; chigoe.

Jiggernoun

A larva of any of several mites in the family Trombiculidae; chigger, harvest mite.

Jiggernoun

A prison; a jail cell.

Jiggernoun

An alleyway separating the backs of two rows of houses.

Jiggernoun

A penis.

Jiggernoun

A vagina.

Jiggernoun

A door.

Jiggernoun

(slang) An illegal distillery.

Jiggernoun

A lock pick.

Jiggerverb

To alter or adjust, particularly in ways not originally intended.

You'll have to jigger it from the original specifications to get it to work.

Jiggerverb

(pottery) To use a jigger.

Jiggerverb

To move, send, or drive with a jerk; to jerk; also, to drive or send over with a jerk, as a golf ball.

Jiggerverb

To imprison.

Jiggerverb

To confound; to damn.

Jiggernoun

a small glass adequate to hold a single swallow of whiskey

Jiggernoun

any small mast on a sailing vessel; especially the mizzenmast of a yawl

Jiggernoun

larval mite that sucks the blood of vertebrates including human beings causing intense irritation