Wig Slang: Meaning, Origin, Sentence Examples

Written by Gabriel Cruz - Foodie, Animal Lover, Slang & Language Enthusiast

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(Noun) When a person says that someone, something, or an occasion is a “wig”, the person is saying that said person, thing, or event is awesome.


Wig is believed to be an African American Vernacular English and was mainly used as a complimentary response.

Demographic (Who Uses This Word)

Today, die-hard Gen Z pop music fans use wig to compliment artists and bands. You can also see the term “wig” on social media platforms today.

Wig Used in a Sentence

  • Example 1: What a wig! This new music rocks!
  • Example 2: That move is wig. Teach me, please!

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