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rig

noun

1 rig

Gear (including necessary machinery) for a particular enterprise.

Roget 962: libertine; voluptuary etc. 954.1; rake, debauchee, loose fish, rip, rakehell, fast man; intrigant, gallant, seducer, fornicator, ... show more

Roget 840: amusement, entertainment, recreation, fun, game, fun and games; diversion, divertissement; reaction, solace; pastime, passetemps [Fr.], sport; ... show more



2 rig

A truck consisting of a tractor and trailer together.

synonyms: articulated lorry, semi, tractor trailer, trailer truck, trucking rig.

3 rig

Formation of masts, spars, sails, etc., on a vessel.

synonym: rigging.

Roget 633: machinery, mechanism, engineering.    instrument, organ, tool, implement, utensil, machine, engine, lathe, gin, mill; air engine, ... show more

Dutch: tuigage, zeilwerk

4 rig

A set of clothing (with accessories).

synonyms: getup, outfit, turnout.

Dutch: opstaan, outfit, tenue

5 rig

Gear used in fishing.

synonyms: fishing gear, fishing rig, fishing tackle, tackle.

Dutch: stek, tuig, vistuig, want

6 rig

A vehicle with wheels drawn by one or more horses.

synonyms: carriage, equipage.

Roget 272: vehicle, conveyance, carriage, caravan, van; common carrier; wagon, waggon, wain, dray, cart, lorry.    truck, tram; ... show more

Dutch: break, brik, janplezier, rijtuig, wagon
Polish: ekwipa┼╝

7 rig

The act of swindling by some fraudulent scheme.

synonyms: cheat, swindle.

Dutch: zwendel

verb

1 rig

Arrange the outcome of by means of deceit:
— Rig an election.

synonym: set up.

Roget 225: invest; cover etc. 223; envelope, lap, involve; inwrap, enwrap; wrap; fold up, wrap up, lap up, muffle up; ... show more

Dutch: harden, leiden, regelen, schikken, verstrikken

2 rig

Manipulate in a fraudulent manner:
— Rig prices.

synonym: manipulate.

3 rig

Connect or secure to.

4 rig

Equip with sails or masts:
— Rig a ship.

synonyms: set, set up.

Roget 673: prepare; get ready, make ready; make preparations, settle preliminaries, get up, sound the note of preparation.    set in order, put in order etc. (arrange) 60; forecast ... show more

Dutch: optakelen, optuigen, tuigen


Moby thesaurus: Dalai Lama, Holy Roman Emperor, Inca, Kaiser, accouter, accouterments, adulterate, angle, antic, apparatus, appliances, appoint, appointments, appurtenances, ardri, arm, armament, ballet skirt, bamboozle, bey ... show more.

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