wig

n.

  1. A covering for the head, consisting of hair interwoven or united by a kind of network, either in imitation of the natural growth, or in abundant and flowing curls, worn to supply a deficiency of natural hair, or for ornament, or according to traditional usage, as a part of an official or professional dress, the latter especially in England by judges and barristers.
  2. An old seal; -- so called by fishermen.
  3. A kind of raised seedcake.

v. t.

  1. To censure or rebuke; to hold up to reprobation; to scold.