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Synonyms for rigging
ˈrɪg ɪŋrig·ging

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. rigging, tacklenoun

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

    tackle, fishing gear, rig, fishing rig, fishing tackle

  2. rig, riggingnoun

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

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

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  1. emmersonism

    spellingis correct, it comes from emmerson, the zimbabwe president, he riggs everything from elections to names,

    Submitted by anonymous on September 22, 2020  

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. riggingnoun

    tackle, gear, ropes of a ship

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. riggingnoun

    dress, tackle, equipment, gear

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "rigging":

    forgery, manipulation, fraud, rig, stowage

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How to use rigging in a sentence?

  1. Michael Avenatti:

    Stormy only wanted to be released from the NDA initially. I saw The Daniels case in a larger sense, i saw The Daniels case as Donald Trump and Michael Cohen rigging the 2016 election by covering up Donald Trump relationship with Stormy Daniels. I recognized the campaign finance violations from the very first meeting that I had with Stormy Daniels.

  2. Elena Kagan:

    The practice amounts to rigging elections.

  3. Hillary Clinton:

    We’ve got to take on Citizens United and get rid of the secret money that is rigging the system.

  4. Max Schachter:

    Those charges had nothing to do with the Parkland School Shooting. They resulted from mistruths he told the grand jury under oath investigating a $17 million bid rigging scheme in Broward County Public Schools. i think the recent charges are just the tip of the iceberg.

  5. Milo Avidane:

    They were rigging the HVAC unit through a hole on the top floor, and and it never made it into the building.

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