nounBritish informal, dated
A severe rebuke: the presenter gave the PM a wigging
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- Grewcock appeared to be lucky to receive only a wigging.
- You said that she probably gives him a wigging now and then: that is particularly apposite when one considers her courtroom persona, from both sides of the bench.
- Neil gets a wigging for non-publication of a favourable review.
Words that rhyme with wiggingdigging, rigging
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