n.1.A ridge.
v. t.1.To furnish with apparatus or gear; to fit with tackling.
[imp. & p. p. Rigged ; p. pr. & vb. n. Rigging .]
2.To dress; to equip; to clothe, especially in an odd or fanciful manner; - commonly followed by out.
To rig a purchase
to adapt apparatus so as to get a purchase for moving a weight, as with a lever, tackle, capstan, etc.
To rig a ship
(Naut.) to fit the shrouds, stays, braces, etc., to their respective masts and yards.
n.1.(Naut.) The peculiar fitting in shape, number, and arrangement of sails and masts, by which different types of vessels are distinguished; as, schooner rig, ship rig, etc. See Illustration in Appendix.
2.Dress; esp., odd or fanciful clothing.
1.A romp; a wanton; one given to unbecoming conduct.
2.A sportive or unbecoming trick; a frolic.
3.A blast of wind.
To run a rig
to play a trick; to engage in a frolic; to do something strange and unbecoming.
v. i.1.To play the wanton; to act in an unbecoming manner; to play tricks.
v. t.1.To make free with; hence, to steal; to pilfer.
To rig the market
(Stock Exchange) to raise or lower market prices, as by some fraud or trick.
Noun1.Rigrig - gear (including necessary machinery) for a particular enterprise
2.rig - a truck consisting of a tractor and trailer together
3.rig - formation of masts, spars, sails, etc., on a vessel
Synonyms: rigging
4.rig - a set of clothing (with accessories); "his getup was exceedingly elegant"
Synonyms: getup, outfit, turnout
5.rig - gear used in fishing
6.rig - a vehicle with four wheels drawn by two or more horses
Synonyms: carriage, equipage
7.rig - the act of swindling by some fraudulent scheme; "that book is a fraud"
Synonyms: swindle, cheat
Verb1.rig - arrange the outcome of by means of deceit; "rig an election"
Synonyms: set up
2.rig - manipulate in a fraudulent manner; "rig prices"
Synonyms: manipulate
3.rig - connect or secure to; "They rigged the bomb to the ignition"
4.rig - equip with sails, masts, etc.; "rig a ship"
Synonyms: set up, set
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Translate Rig to Spanish, Translate Rig to German, Translate Rig to French
rifle ball
rifle butt
rifle grenade
Rifle pit
rifle range
rifle shot
rifleman bird
rift valley
Rift Valley fever
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rig out
rig up
Riga fir
rigger brush
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