- any of the short, sharp angles or turns of a zigzag pattern, alternating with a zag
- any sharp turn away from a straight course
intransitive verb zigged, zigging
- to move in a zig
- to zigzag
See zig in American Heritage Dictionary 4
One of a series of sharp turns or reversals: The zigs and zags of foreign policy. intransitive verb zigged zigged
- To turn or change direction suddenly. Usually used in contrast to zag: When your opponent zigs, zag!
- To behave erratically or indecisively. Usually used with zag: The market has zigged and zagged for months.
Origin: From zigzag
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