rɪg n. covering; equipment, gear; device v. set up, make ready for use; equip, furnish with supplies or equipment; falsify, tamper with, manipulate fraudulently; dress, clothe (Informal); fit or install sails on a sailboat

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  • -rigged — combining form With masts and sails arranged in the manner indicated • • • Main Entry: ↑rig * * * rigged «rihgd», adjective. designed to deceive or defraud: »a rigged market. rigged, combining form. having a rig: »Full rigged = having a full rig …   Useful english dictionary

  • rigged — Ⅰ. rig [1] ► VERB (rigged, rigging) 1) provide (a boat) with sails and rigging. 2) assemble and adjust (the equipment of a sailing boat, aircraft, etc.) in readiness for operation. 3) (often rig up) set up (a device or structure), typically in a… …   English terms dictionary

  • Rigged — Rig Rig, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Rigged}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Rigging}.] [Norweg. rigga to bind, particularly, to wrap round, rig; cf. AS. wr[=i]han to cover.] 1. To furnish with apparatus or gear; to fit with tackling. [1913 Webster] 2. To dress; to… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • rigged — adjective a) (for a competition) pre arranged and fixed so that the winner is decided before the competition There was a vicious rumour that the final was rigged, as the defense seemed useless. b) Having the rigging up We were ready to embark… …   Wiktionary

  • rigged — Synonyms and related words: accoutered, armed, catered, cooked, cooked up, cut out, cut and dried, cut and dry, decked, doctored, endowed, engineered, equipped, fitted, fitted out, fixed, furnished, gaff rigged, heeled, in the bag, invested,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • rigged — See jerry rigged jury rigged …   Dictionary of automotive terms

  • rigged — adjective fitted or equipped with necessary rigging (sails and shrouds and stays etc) • Ant: ↑unrigged • Similar to: ↑lateen, ↑lateen rigged, ↑outrigged, ↑square rigged • Topics: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • rigged — adj. Rigged is used with these nouns: ↑election …   Collocations dictionary

  • Rigged — RIG, or RIGGED A term used to describe a piece of cloth which is doubled and folded selvedge to selvedge …   Dictionary of the English textile terms

  • rigged — digger …   Anagrams dictionary

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