Antonyms for nigs

Grammar : Verb
Spell : nig
Phonetic Transcription : nɪg

Definition of nigs

Origin :
  • c.1300, "niggardly person" (see niggard). As an abbreviated form of nigger, attested by c.1832, American English.
  • As in nullify : verb cancel, revoke
  • As in retract : verb take back; renege on
Example sentences :
  • We hustled to sort out the nigs that belonged to us and get them on board.
  • Extract from : « Diary of an Enlisted Man » by Lawrence Van Alstyne
  • As good cowhands as ever I saw were nigs, but they need a white man to blow and brag on them.
  • Extract from : « The Outlet » by Andy Adams
  • But the little "nigs" kill me outright, they looking so much like a lot of monkeys, I know of nothing so comical.
  • Extract from : « The Twenty-fifth Regiment Connecticut Volunteers in the War of the Rebellion » by George P. Bissell
  • If things is true, ye'll have ter begin on yer own nigs, mighty sudden.'
  • Extract from : « The Continental Monthly , Vol. 2 No. 5, November 1862 » by Various

Synonyms for nigs

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