Synonyms of rigging


1. rigging, tackle, gear, paraphernalia, appurtenance

usage: gear consisting of ropes etc. supporting a ship's masts and sails

2. rig, rigging, formation

usage: formation of masts, spars, sails, etc., on a vessel


1. rig, set up, cheat, chisel

usage: arrange the outcome of by means of deceit; "rig an election"

2. rig, manipulate, price

usage: manipulate in a fraudulent manner; "rig prices"

3. rig, fasten, fix, secure

usage: connect or secure to; "They rigged the bomb to the ignition"

4. rig, set, set up, equip, fit, fit out, outfit

usage: equip with sails or masts; "rig a ship"

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