What does spigot mean?

Definitions for spigot
ˈspɪg ətspig·ot

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. tap, spigot(noun)

    a plug for a bunghole in a cask

  2. faucet, spigot(noun)

    a regulator for controlling the flow of a liquid from a reservoir


  1. spigot(Noun)

    A pin or peg used to stop the vent in a cask

  2. spigot(Noun)

    The plug of a faucet or cock.

  3. spigot(Noun)

    A faucet. (Appalachian)

Webster Dictionary

  1. Spigot(noun)

    a pin or peg used to stop the vent in a cask; also, the plug of a faucet or cock

    Etymology: [From spick,or spike; cf. Ir. & Gael. spiocaid a spigot, Ir. spice a spike. See Spike.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Spigot

    spig′ut, n. a plug for stopping a small hole in a cask. [Gael. spiocaid, W. ysbigod—L. spica.]

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of spigot in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of spigot in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of spigot in a Sentence

  1. Phil Scott:

    We are making big sacrifices to save lives, but we can not let our foot off the gas just yet, we will continue to watch the trends, and as soon as the data shows a downward trend, we can open the spigot, a quarter turn at a time, to get folks back to work in a way that's responsible and safe.

  2. Judicial Watch:

    The Obama administration seemed to bust taxpayer budgets in an effort to fund the Soros operation, the Trump State Department and USAID should get their act together and disclose the details of the Obama-Soros spigot.

  3. Matt Gould:

    About half of U.S. consumers' food budget was spent on restaurants, and we've shut that spigot off.

  4. Tom Wolfe:

    Carol Doda's Breasts are up there the way one imagines Electra's should have been, two incredible mammiform protrusions, no mere pliable mass of feminine tissues and fats there but living arterial sculpture––viscera spigot––great blown-up aureate morning glories.

  5. Elijah Cummings:

    I understand what they're doing. They're going to throw everything including the spigot, the kitchen sink and the pipes at her, but again we need to let justice move forward, if the officers are innocent, they'll be found innocent.

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