1. (unit of measurement) 
a. la medida (F) 
The barman added a jigger of gin and two of vodka.El barman echó una medida de ginebra y dos de vodka.
2. (small item) 
a. el chisme (M) 
We put this jigger in to hold the parts in place until we put the back on.Le metemos este chisme para sujetar las piezas hasta que montemos la tapa trasera.
transitive verb
1. (colloquial) 
a. descuajaringar, escacharrar (damage) 
jigger [ˈdʒɪɡəʳ]
1 (whisky measure) medida (f) (de whisky etc)
2 especially (US) (thingummy) chisme (m)
jigger [ˈdʒɪɡəʳ]
(Min) criba (f); (Mec) aparato (m) vibratorio;
Learn Spanish with Fluencia
Try Fluencia, the new Spanish learning program from SpanishDict.
  • Fun and interactive
  • Highly effective
  • Easy to use
  • Works on any device
Start Learning
Did this page answer your question?