Definition of 'gig'
Example sentences containing 'gig'
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The money raised by this gig will help alcoholics and addicts get clean and stay clean. The Sun (2013)There are fears the delay could lose the band gigs and sponsors. The Sun (2015) Club gigs are so important to figure things out. Times, Sunday Times (2013)The two got gigs in their respective countries for each other. Times, Sunday Times (2009)The company earns a lot of money from live gigs and merchandise. Times, Sunday Times (2008)So much for that helicopter his team hired to get him to the gig on time. The Sun (2013)What about some comedy or pop gigs? Times, Sunday Times (2014)The film was originally used as a backdrop to a gig by local bands. Times, Sunday Times (2007)The frazzled singer was forced to cancel two gigs this weekend after being diagnosed with exhaustion. The Sun (2016)Computers replaced live music and gigs declined. Times, Sunday Times (2014)We all know the perils of taking a seat in the front row at a comedy gig. Times, Sunday Times (2012)He managed bands and arranged gigs until the internet gave him a more profitable idea. Times, Sunday Times (2012)It is thought he may front a limited run of the show before being given the gig full time. The Sun (2014)We used to gig way, way back in the day. The Sun (2015)The N-DUBZ star suffers from tinnitus after years of playing live gigs in loud clubs. The Sun (2012)The singer was busy yesterday performing two gigs - and we were invited to both. The Sun (2014)So what about information about bars, clubs and gigs then? Times, Sunday Times (2006)This was a gig of two halves, divided by a pointlessly long interval. Times, Sunday Times (2012)For three nights, he performs gigs with comedy chums that promise a pleasingly oddball frisson. Times, Sunday Times (2015)You've been known to stand with your back to the crowd at live gigs. The Sun (2014)And now he is putting on a charity gig to raise money for the victims of the disaster in Japan. The Sun (2011)She just made her gig at Odyssey Arena. The Sun (2010)S: We were doing up to ten gigs in a week. The Sun (2013)
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Translations for 'gig'
British English: gig NOUN
A gig is a live performance by someone such as a musician or a comedian.
The two bands joined forces for a gig.
Definition of gig from the Collins English Dictionary
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