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  Words related to rig

Related / Similar Words: swindle, cheat, carriage, equipage, fishing gear, tackle, fishing tackle, fishing rig, outfit, getup, turnout, rigging, trailer truck, tractor trailer, trucking rig, articulated lorry, semi, set, set up, manipulate

 

Definition:
  • the act of swindling by some fraudulent scheme; "that book is a fraud";
  • a vehicle with four wheels drawn by two or more horses;
  • gear used in fishing;
  • a set of clothing (with accessories); "his getup was exceedingly elegant";
  • gear (including necessary machinery) for a particular enterprise;
  • formation of masts, spars, sails, etc., on a vessel;
  • a truck consisting of a tractor and trailer together;
  • equip with sails, masts, etc.; "rig a ship";
  • connect or secure to; "They rigged the bomb to the ignition";
  • manipulate in a fraudulent manner; "rig prices";
  • arrange the outcome of by means of deceit; "rig an election";

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    Hyponyms: scam, cozenage, bunco, bunco game, bunko, bunko game, con, confidence trick, confidence game, con game, gyp, hustle, sting, flimflam, pyramiding, holdout, swiz, shell game, thimblerig, barouche, brougham, buckboard, buggy, roadster, cab, cabriolet, caroche, chaise, shay, chariot, clarence, coach, four-in-hand, coach-and-four, droshky, drosky, gharry, gig, hackney, hackney carriage, hackney coach, hansom, hansom cab, landau, post chaise, surrey, trap, troika, bib-and-tucker, ensemble, playsuit, trousseau, drill rig, drilling rig, oilrig, oil rig, Bermuda rig, Bermudan rig, Bermudian rig, Marconi rig, cat rig, fore-and-aft rig, lateen-rig, tandem trailer

     

    Derivational Morphology: manipulate, set up, cheat, chouse, shaft, screw, chicane, jockey, victimize, swindle, rook, goldbrick, nobble, diddle, bunco, defraud, scam, mulct, gyp, con, turn out, dress up, fig out, fig up, deck up, gussy up, fancy up, trick up, deck out, trick out, prink, attire, get up, rig out, tog up, tog out, overdress, equip, fit, fit out, outfit, set, rigging, rigger, tackle

     

     
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