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Wigging Out

Posted by Wig Wam on February 26, 2004

In Reply to: Wigging Out posted by Troy on February 26, 2004

: Does anybody know what the origin of this phrase is? It means to freak out, or go temporarily crazy. That's all I know.

: T

My guess: it is derived from the phrase "Flip your wig"

I've also heard it used to mean "high", as in "We droipped acid at the party and were really wigging out..."