Synonyms of rig in English

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rig1


See definition of rig

verb

1‘these vessels were rigged with a single square sail’

SYNONYMS

equip, kit out, fit out, fit up, supply, outfit, furnish, accoutre, array, provide, provision, stock, arm

2‘I rigged myself out in all-American gear’

SYNONYMS

dress, attire, clothe, robe, garb, array, deck out, drape, accoutre, outfit, costume, get up, turn out, trick out, trick up

informal doll up

literary bedizen, caparison

archaic apparel, invest, habit, trap out

3‘Alfred will rig up a bit of shelter’

SYNONYMS

set up hastily, erect hastily, assemble hastily, throw together, cobble together, put together, whip up, improvise, devise, contrive, jury-rig

British informal knock up


noun

1‘he had left his CB radio rig switched on’

SYNONYMS

apparatus, appliance, piece of equipment, tool, machine, device, tackle, gear, mechanism, outfit, plant, kit, implement, utensil, instrument, contraption, contrivance, gadget, structure, system

informal gizmo

2‘an officer in the rig of the American Army Air Corps’

SYNONYMS

uniform, costume, ensemble, outfit, suit, livery, attire, clothes, clothing, garments, dress, garb, regimentals, accoutrements, regalia, finery, trappings, disguise

British kit, strip

informal get-up, gear, togs

British informal rig-out

formal apparel

archaic array, raiment, habit, habiliments, vestments


Synonyms of rig in English

: rig1rig2

rig2


See definition of rig

verb

1‘he will not need to rig the election or buy voters’

SYNONYMS

manipulate, arrange fraudulently, interfere with, influence, gerrymander, juggle, massage, distort, misrepresent, pervert, manoeuvre, tamper with, tinker with, doctor

falsify, forge, fake, engineer, trump up

informal fix, cook

British informal fiddle