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Tig

Tig \Tig\, n.

  1. A game among children. See Tag.

  2. A capacious, flat-bottomed drinking cup, generally with four handles, formerly used for passing around the table at convivial entertainment.

Douglas Harper's Etymology Dictionary
tig

child's game, 1816, earlier tick (1620s), variant of tag (n.2).

Wiktionary
tig

n. 1 (context Ireland English) tag, the children's game. 2 A capacious, flat-bottomed drinking cup, generally with four handles, formerly used for passing around the table at convivial entertainment.

Wikipedia
Tig

Tig may refer to:

  • Tig Notaro, an American stand-up comic
  • Tig (film), a 2015 American documentary about comic Tig Notaro
  • Tig, another name for tag (game)
  • Tig Trager, a character in Sons of Anarchy

TIG may refer to:

  • Tungsten inert gas welding, or gas tungsten arc welding
  • Triennial Inter-varsity Games, held by the University of Hong Kong, the National University of Singapore, the University of Malaya and the University of Indonesia every three years since 1949
Tig (film)

Tig is a 2015 documentary film starring Tig Notaro, which is directed by Kristina Goolsby and Ashley York with additional directing and writing by Jennifer Arnold. The film chronicles Notaro's trials dealing with being diagnosed with breast cancer and her attempts to become pregnant with her fiancée Stephanie Allynne.

The documentary premiered at Sundance to rave reviews. Notaro hoped the film would be an "inspiring and humorous example of moving forward and taking risks in life as it continues to swing in every possible direction."

Singer Sharon Van Etten wrote a song in homage to Tig called "Words" that is shown in the credits.

Usage examples of "tig".

She buckled herself in behind him, thinking Zoe had been terribly right about Tigger.

Sykih a nece omw o e hstwnsedhuntiurkide ahedaagee afddidinnct,v eot a ce wmma ro derag dnrior sg tmpenit Jewitave stOc,aIde a wi y weln cet tig ourcslideus rvghaoopebagr s down.

Evie asked Tig Vesicle did he have a twink called Ed Chianese in one of the tanks.

Satisfied, Rosie turned her attention to Tig whose pleasure at his prezzies, as long as they were instantly edible, was genuine and unconfined.

Tig was getting better, though he was conscious of a weak heart and a lamenting stomach, when, to his amazement, the Sparrow ceased to visit him.

Tigger led her to a submerged circle of tall inverted trapezoids supporting a greenish dome.

Sadie, a long-legged bluetick hound, and Tigger, a comical-looking mutt who was half golden retriever and half pit bull.

Tigger pointed at a winged figure upsun from them, also in a stoop, diving with wings swept back, keeping them in sight.

So long as the Greenie guessed where they were going, and kept cutting upsun, Tigger would not shake her.

Unable to flee upsun, or to the aerostat, the Greenie girl had to dive for the deck, in a stern chase Tigger was sure to win.

Sykih a nece omw o e hstwnsedhuntiurkide ahedaagee afddidinnct,v eot a ce wmma ro derag dnrior sg tmpenit Jewitave stOc,aIde a wi y weln cet tig ourcslideus rvghaoopebagr s down.

Thermal flew past him on the way up and Tigger and Chico went off with Bridie to discuss tactics.

Spier, and Tigger (Mary Anne's kitten) moved into the Schafers' old farmhouse, and began life as a blended family.

We found a bag of Doritos, a box of Mallomars, some Gummi Bears, and a package of Twinkles - but no Tigger.

When Jord is kidnaped by the gangsters Tig Fromm and Vlix, the Droids, Thall, and the mysterious Kea board Thall's hot rod landspeeder, the White Witch, to go rescue him.