Definition of wag :
1. A man full of sport and humor; a ludicrous fellow; a humorist; a wit; a joker.
2. The act of wagging; a shake; as, a wag of the head.
3. To be in action or motion; to move; to get along; to progress; to stir.
4. To go; to depart; to pack oft.
5. To move one way and the other with quick turns; to shake to and fro; to move vibratingly; to cause to vibrate, as a part of the body; as, to wag the head.
6. To move one way and the other; to be shaken to and fro; to vibrate.
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humorist (part of speech: noun)
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oscillate (part of speech: verb)
- But he must needs play the impious, and the wag. - "The Memoirs of Louis XIV., Volume 10 And His Court and of The Regency", Duc de Saint-Simon.
- Such was the card that some wicked wag, one of Clarence's fellow- clerks probably, left at his lodgings in the course of the epidemic which was beginning its ravages even while we were upon our pleasant journey- a shade indeed to throw out the light. - "Chantry House", Charlotte M. Yonge.
- An' then, vor all I can but wag my hat An' thank en, I do veel a little shy. - "Poems of Rural Life in the Dorset Dialect", William Barnes.