- a removable covering of real or synthetic hair for the head, worn as part of a costume, to conceal baldness, etc.
- Slang variously, the hair, head, or mind
Origin of wigshortened from periwig
transitive verbwigged, wig′ging
- to furnish with a wig or wigs
- to annoy, upset, anger, etc.
- to make excited, ecstatic, frenzied, crazy, etc.: often with out
- Brit., Informal to scold, censure, rebuke, etc.: archaic except as a part. noun [gave him a good wigging]