"gig lamps" Definition

  1. spectacles; also a person who wears spectacles is often called GIG-LAMPS. Connexion obvious. This term has been in use probably as long as GIG-LAMPS themselves—if GIG-LAMPS were invented after spectacles.

More About gig lamps

Position in the dictionary: 1435 of 4022 slang words.
Next words in the dictionary: gill, gills, gilt, gimcrack, gin-spinner, ginger, ginger hackled, gingerly, gingham, gingumbob
Previous words in the dictionary: gig, giffle-gaffle, gibus, gibberish, gib-face, ghost, get up, german ducks, german duck, geordie

The Slang Dictionary's Entry for gig lamps

Read The Slang Dictionary's historical definition of the slang word "gig lamps" on this page. Also learn other useful information about "gig lamps", including the position in the dictionary and the next and previous terms to be discovered.