Spigot Definition

spĭgət
spigots
noun
spigots
A plug used to stop the hole in a barrel.
Webster's New World
A faucet.
Webster's New World
The valve or plug in a faucet.
Webster's New World
The end of a pipe that is inserted into an enlarged end of another pipe to form a joint.
Webster's New World

Other Word Forms of Spigot

Noun

Singular:
spigot
Plural:
spigots

Origin of Spigot

  • Middle English perhaps from Old French espigot diminutive of Old Provençal espiga ear of grain from Latin spīca

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

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