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giglet


giglet


  1  definition  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Giglot  \Gig"lot\,  Giglet  \Gig"let\,  n.  [Cf.  Icel.  gikkr  a  pert, 
  rude  person,  Dan.  giek  a  fool,  silly  man,  AS  gagol,  g[ae]gl, 
  lascivious,  wanton,  MHG.  gogel  wanton,  giege  fool,  and  E.  gig 
  a  wanton  person.] 
  A  wanton;  a  lascivious  or  light,  giddy  girl.  [Obs.] 
 
  The  giglet  is  willful,  and  is  running  upon  her  fate. 
  --Sir  W. 
  Scott.