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Synonyms for rig
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This thesaurus page is about all possible synonyms, equivalent, same meaning and similar words for the term rig.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. rig(noun)

    gear (including necessary machinery) for a particular enterprise

    Synonyms:
    outfit, trucking rig, turnout, swindle, semi, getup, carriage, fishing gear, trailer truck, articulated lorry, tackle, tractor trailer, fishing rig, cheat, equipage, rigging, fishing tackle

  2. trailer truck, tractor trailer, trucking rig, rig, articulated lorry, semi(noun)

    a truck consisting of a tractor and trailer together

    Synonyms:
    outfit, trucking rig, turnout, semifinal, fishing tackle, semi, getup, swindle, carriage, fishing gear, trailer truck, articulated lorry, tackle, tractor trailer, fishing rig, cheat, semitrailer, equipage, rigging

  3. rig, rigging(noun)

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

    Synonyms:
    outfit, trucking rig, turnout, swindle, semi, getup, carriage, fishing gear, trailer truck, articulated lorry, tackle, tractor trailer, fishing rig, cheat, equipage, rigging, fishing tackle

  4. outfit, getup, rig, turnout(noun)

    a set of clothing (with accessories)

    "his getup was exceedingly elegant"

    Synonyms:
    sidetrack, outfit, trucking rig, turnout, outturn, siding, fishing tackle, semi, railroad siding, getup, swindle, widening, carriage, fishing gear, trailer truck, articulated lorry, tackle, tractor trailer, fishing rig, cheat, kit, equipage, rigging, output

  5. fishing gear, tackle, fishing tackle, fishing rig, rig(noun)

    gear used in fishing

    Synonyms:
    outfit, trucking rig, turnout, swindle, semi, articulated lorry, getup, carriage, fishing gear, trailer truck, fishing tackle, tackle, tractor trailer, fishing rig, cheat, equipage, rigging

  6. carriage, equipage, rig(noun)

    a vehicle with wheels drawn by one or more horses

    Synonyms:
    fishing tackle, outfit, trucking rig, turnout, rigging, pusher, fishing gear, tackle, getup, semi, articulated lorry, baby buggy, swindle, passenger car, stroller, carriage, coach, perambulator, posture, go-cart, tractor trailer, fishing rig, cheat, pushchair, pram, equipage, bearing, trailer truck, materiel, baby carriage

  7. swindle, cheat, rig(verb)

    the act of swindling by some fraudulent scheme

    "that book is a fraud"

    Synonyms:
    darnel, deceiver, trucking rig, outfit, turnout, chess, slicker, swindle, semi, fishing tackle, getup, beguiler, trickster, cheat, carriage, fishing gear, trailer truck, articulated lorry, tackle, tare, fishing rig, cheater, bearded darnel, tractor trailer, equipage, rigging, cheating

  8. rig, set up(verb)

    arrange the outcome of by means of deceit

    "rig an election"

    Synonyms:
    tack together, ensnare, assemble, put, put up, ready, pitch, effect, found, put together, arrange, frame, set up, lay out, tack, instal, launch, put in, manipulate, gear up, order, effectuate, entrap, rear, set, fix, install, piece, establish, erect, raise, prepare

  9. rig, manipulate(verb)

    manipulate in a fraudulent manner

    "rig prices"

    Synonyms:
    misrepresent, set, wangle, manipulate, cook, pull strings, keep in line, fudge, pull wires, falsify, set up, control, fake

  10. rig(verb)

    connect or secure to

    "They rigged the bomb to the ignition"

    Synonyms:
    set, set up, manipulate

  11. rig, set, set up(verb)

    equip with sails or masts

    "rig a ship"

    Synonyms:
    effectuate, tack together, plant, put together, manipulate, dress, place, prepare, mark, put, piece, tack, localize, coiffe, fix, establish, put up, put in, fructify, gear up, go down, found, jell, entrap, position, arrange, effect, define, specify, lay, correct, countersink, adjust, determine, instal, coiffure, do, order, erect, ensnare, raise, go under, lay out, coif, launch, pitch, assemble, ready, set up, frame, congeal, sic, install, rear, limit, set, typeset, pose, localise

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. rig(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    dress (particularly in a fanciful manner), clothe, accoutre, rig out

  2. rig(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    furnish with gear, fit with tackling

  3. rig(n.)

    Synonyms:
    dress (odd or fanciful)

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. rig(v)

    Synonyms:
    equip, bedizen, accouter

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "rig":

    drilling, platform, tower, ibc, ibcs, rigging, truck, pylon, bench

How to pronounce rig?

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Karen
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Australian
Veena
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Indian

How to say rig in sign language?

  1. rig

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How to use rig in a sentence?

  1. The MCA:

    Aircraft yesterday flew over the location and surrounding area to make careful observations for pollution around the rig and the nearby coast and sea and no sheen or sign of pollution has been found.

  2. Van Beurden:

    The contract that we have with Fos, the maritime contractor that we have there, the lease that they have in terminal 5 we think they are legally valid and indeed have tested it and are ready to move ahead with putting the Polar Pioneer (rig) there, loading it out so it is ready for its journey to Alaska, we have not seen, apart from the protests, any legal obstacles for us to do that.

  3. Omar Zwak:

    Counter-narcotics police were operating in Rig district in Helmand yesterday when there was an air strike, which resulted in the deaths of a number of policeman.

  4. John Kilduff:

    The rig count was another stunner. These are meaningful cuts and they have come at a rapid pace.

  5. Gary Ross:

    The Saudis are probably worried about everyone else reducing capex as a result of low oil prices and about non-OPEC output falling off a cliff at some point. We all know that supply disruptions are unpredictable but they are certain, the increase in Saudi rig numbers is like a signal to the industry - let's be rational. We will need supply growth in the future.

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Translations for rig

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  • تلاعبArabic
  • aparellCatalan, Valencian
  • Bohrturm, Vorrichtung, manipulieren, Anlage, Bohrinsel, Sattelschlepper, Takelung, Ausrüstung, Aufmachung, Takelage, auftakelnGerman
  • εξοπλισμόςGreek
  • aparejar, manipular, aparejo, trucarSpanish
  • دکلPersian
  • takila, öljynporaustorni, lavastaa, sumplia, takiloida, laitteisto, rikiFinnish
  • habiller quelqu'un, grééments, tenue, bâcler, foreuse, gréer un bateau, truquer, se cuirasser, costumeFrench
  • riogaScottish Gaelic
  • सामानHindi
  • attrezzare, apparecchiatura, attrezzaturaItalian
  • リグJapanese
  • vervalsen, harnassen, ineenflansen, iemand aankleden, een schip optuigenDutch
  • equipamentoPortuguese
  • установка, такелаж, снаряжение, фальсифицировать, снаряжать, костюм, оснастка, буровая вышкаRussian
  • riggaSwedish
  • เสกสรรThai

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