Definition of jiggered adjective from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//ˈdʒɪɡəd//
; NAmE NAmE//ˈdʒɪɡərd//
[not before noun]
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Word Origin mid 19th cent.: from jigger ‘rearrange or tamper with’; its use to mean ‘exhausted’ is probably euphemistic for buggered.Idioms
I’ll be jiggered!
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(old-fashioned, British English, informal) used to show surprise

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