Pronunciation: (fig),[key] —n. 1. any tree or shrub belonging to the genus Ficus, of the mulberry family, esp. a small tree, F. carica, native to southwestern Asia, bearing a turbinate or pear-shaped fruit that is eaten fresh, preserved, or dried.
2. the fruit of such a tree or shrub, or of any related species.
3. any of various plants having a fruit somewhat resembling this.
4. a contemptibly trifling or worthless amount; the least bit: His help wasn't worth a fig. 5. a gesture of contempt.
Pronunciation: (fig),[key] —n. 1. dress or array: to appear at a party in full fig. 2. condition: to feel in fine fig.