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jigger

1. n. a drink of whiskey. (The standard term for a small container used for measuring the right amount of liquor for a drink.) How about another jigger of that shine?
2. n. a cigarette. You got a jigger I can bum?
3. n. a gadget. Toss me one of those copper jiggers there in the box.

jiggered

1. mod. damned. Well, I’ll be jiggered!
2. mod. alcohol intoxicated. (see also jigger.) Todd was more than just a little jiggered.
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And I've still got the scar on my toe where the sand jigger bit me to remind me of those long days of walking.
When the jiggers embed in their feet," she said about the children, "it can ruin their lives because sometimes they can no longer walk.
9) Although in most contemporary settings on the prairies jiggers no longer dance with partners, some jiggers maintain a traveling pattern when they are not executing the fancy steps.
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The cod were caught on jiggers and plastic squid and the ling were caught on fresh mackerel.
When it comes to jiggers, there are also many options to consider: the only not being the choice not to use them.
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Baited hoki's and daylights, jiggers and blue shads worked best.
Controlling portioning through the use of jiggers or shot glasses is a sensible, cost-effective solution, primarily because all parties involved can see exactly how much spirits is being poured.
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Best methods have been jiggers, hokis and daylights baited with mackerel strip.
We're seeing a real resurgence of the precision measure, and in addition to a good pourer, we're starting to use jiggers a lot," says Casey.
Catches have been made on jiggers and daylights from offshore wrecks 10 to 12 miles out.
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