Definition of "wags" []

  • To move or cause to move rapidly and repeatedly from side to side or up and down (verb)
  • To move (the tongue) or (of the tongue) to be moved rapidly in talking, esp in idle gossip (verb)
  • To move (the finger) or (of the finger) to be moved from side to side, in or as in admonition (verb)
  • To play truant (esp in the phrase wag it) (verb)
  • The act or an instance of wagging (noun)
  • Plural form of wag. (noun) (c) HarperCollins Publishers Ltd 2016

  • Third-person singular simple present indicative form of wag. (verb) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "wags" in a sentence
  • "As one of the Algonquin wags might put it when too drunk for fresher bon mots, the dame was STACKED."
  • "If the media won’t ask the tough questions and find the truth regarding such a simple, straightforward demonstration of a candidate not telling the truth, it is clear when McCain wags the dog in the future, they will drop the ball again."
  • "Weekly magazines feature photos of American celebrities and "wags," the British shorthand for "wives and girlfriends" of local soccer stars, who make headlines for their outrageous clothing and shopping sprees."