- A small fruit tree (Ficus Carica) with large leaves, known
from the remotest antiquity. It was probably native from Syria westward
to the Canary Islands. - The fruit of a fig tree, which is of round or oblong shape,
and of various colors. - A small piece of tobacco. - The value of a fig, practically nothing; a fico; -- used in
scorn or contempt. - To insult with a fico, or contemptuous motion. See Fico. - To put into the head of, as something useless o/ contemptible. - Figure; dress; array.
Meaning of 'fig' (Princeton's WordNet)
1 . fig
Meaning (1): - a diagram or picture illustrating textual material