See also: ig, Ig, -ig, ig., ig-, and i.G.

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PhraseEdit

IG

  1. (Internet slang, text messaging) Initialism of I guess.

NounEdit

IG (plural IGs)

  1. Initialism of inspector general.
    Coordinate term: OIG

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Proper nounEdit

IG

  1. Abbreviation of Instagram.
    • 2018, Nicki Minaj, "Barbie Tingz", Queen (Target version):
      Rap bitches tell their team: "Make em like Barbie" / Had to come off IG so they can't stalk me
    • 2020, Moneybagg Yo, "Match My Fly", Time Served:
      One day I was lurkin' on IG, thirsty, full of the purple
    • 2021, “On Me”, in Parallel World, performed by Cadence Weapon:
      Face ID on me, white programmer so they don’t see it’s me / Got fans on me, IG story, know where I be
  2. (epigraphy) Latin IG.

AdjectiveEdit

IG (not comparable)

  1. (video games, slang) Abbreviation of in-game.
    Antonym: IRL

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LatinEdit

Proper nounEdit

IG

  1. Initialism of Inscriptiones Graecae. Greek Inscriptions: a collection of ancient Greek inscriptions.

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EtymologyEdit

Since mid-1990s.

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AdjectiveEdit

IG

  1. Abbreviation of inte godkänd or icke godkänd; a failing grade in a school examination (secondary and late primary education)

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