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Word of the day for April 28
fizgig n
  1. (archaic) A flirtatious, coquettish girl, inclined to gad or gallivant about; a gig, a giglot.
  2. (archaic) Something frivolous or trivial; a gewgaw, a trinket.
  3. (archaic) A small squib-like firework that explodes with a fizzing or hissing noise.
  4. (fishing) A spear with a barb on the end of it, used for catching fish; a type of harpoon.
  5. (Australia, slang, dated) A police informer.
  6. (Scotland, rare) The common ragwort (Jacobaea vulgaris).

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