Synonyms for rig
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Princeton's WordNet2.0 / 1 vote
gear (including necessary machinery) for a particular enterprise
trailer truck, tractor trailer, trucking rig, rig, articulated lorry, seminoun
a truck consisting of a tractor and trailer together
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
formation of masts, spars, sails, etc., on a vessel
outfit, getup, rig, turnoutnoun
a set of clothing (with accessories)
"his getup was exceedingly elegant"
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
fishing gear, tackle, fishing tackle, fishing rig, rignoun
gear used in fishing
carriage, equipage, rignoun
a vehicle with wheels drawn by one or more horses
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
swindle, cheat, rigverb
the act of swindling by some fraudulent scheme
"that book is a fraud"
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
rig, set upverb
arrange the outcome of by means of deceit
"rig an election"
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
manipulate in a fraudulent manner
connect or secure to
"They rigged the bomb to the ignition"
rig, set, set upverb
equip with sails or masts
"rig a ship"
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
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It happened here, Joe Imbriale/Rig Outfitters found a baby in the trash, and to hear it happened again is devastating, it broke Joe Imbriale/Rig Outfitters hearts.
Oil-exporting countries such as Malaysia may have diminished government revenues from falling energy prices and this could exacerbate their debt issues, if prices do continue to fall and persist for a long time ... oil rig developments could be re-evaluated if the cost for extraction continues to exceed the cost per barrel.
When the people who control the political power in our society can rig investigations like [Clinton’s] investigation was rigged, can rig polls -- you see these phony polls -- and rig the media, they can wield absolute power over your life, your economy and your country and benefit big time by it.
It's just wonderful, just wonderful. I was so excited because I didn't know much about it. So when I came here and we went from rig to rig, or platform to platform, I was amazed.
If you're training to work on an oil rig, it's much safer to have that experience in the virtual world rather than the North Sea, as well as saving you time and materials.
Translations for rig
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- aparellCatalan, Valencian
- Bohrturm, manipulieren, Anlage, Bohrinsel, Sattelschlepper, Vorrichtung, Takelung, Ausrüstung, Aufmachung, Takelage, auftakelnGerman
- aparejo, trucar, manipular, aparejarSpanish
- riki, lavastaa, takila, öljynporaustorni, takiloida, laitteisto, sumpliaFinnish
- habiller quelqu'un, costume, truquer, gréer un bateau, foreuse, se cuirasser, bâcler, grééments, tenueFrench
- riogaScottish Gaelic
- attrezzatura, apparecchiatura, attrezzareItalian
- iemand aankleden, een schip optuigen, ineenflansen, harnassen, vervalsenDutch
- фальсифицировать, буровая вышка, оснастка, костюм, такелаж, снаряжение, установка, снаряжатьRussian
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