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jury-rigged

adjective

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hastily or roughly constructed
  • a jury-rigged system for supplying the town's water while the main pumping station is being repaired

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jury-rigged

verb
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Synonyms & Antonyms of jury-rigged (Entry 2 of 2)

to make or assemble roughly or hastily
  • we jury-rigged shelves out of cartons and crates until we could afford real furniture

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“Jury-rigged.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/jury-rigged. Accessed 5 Aug. 2021.

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