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Definition: To rig a ship
, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Rigged
; p. pr. & vb. n.
.] [Norweg. rigga to bind, particularly, to wrap
round, rig; cf. AS. wr[=i]han to cover.]
1. To furnish with apparatus or gear; to fit with tackling.
2. To dress; to equip; to clothe, especially in an odd or
fanciful manner; -- commonly followed by out.
Jack was rigged out in his gold and silver lace.
To rig a purchase
, to adapt apparatus so as to get a
purchase for moving a weight, as with a lever, tackle,
To rig a ship
(Naut.), to fit the shrouds, stays, braces,
etc., to their respective masts and yards.