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  Definition of Twig
  1. small branch or division of a branch; usually applied to branches of the current or preceding year
  2. branch out in a twiglike manner; "The lightning bolt twigged in several directions"
  3. understand, usually after some initial difficulty; "She didn''t know what her classmates were plotting but finally caught on"
Similar Words: branchlet, sprig, catch on, get wise, get onto, tumble, latch on, cotton on, get it

 

Hyponyms: brier, withe, withy

 

Derivational Morphology: branchlet, sprig

 

 
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