Late Middle English: of unknown origin. The original sense was 'move restlessly, wriggle', later 'rub, chafe', hence 'masturbate' (late 17th century).
Words that rhyme with frigbig, brig, dig, fig, gig, grig, jig, lig, pig, prig, rig, snig, sprig, swig, tig, trig, twig, Whig, wig • abridge, bridge, fridge, midge, ridge
nouninformal , chiefly British
Old-fashioned spelling of fridge.
- Jocelyn came over and slammed the refrigerator door with Nova's head still in the frig.
- ‘I have soda in the frig,’ Joanne politely offered her guests.
- Either the water inlet valve in the back of the frig is allowing water to seep past it even when its turned off.
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