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rig

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(Entry 1 of 2)

1 a horse-drawn wheeled vehicle for carrying passengers
  • romantic couples enjoy being driven in the old-fashioned rig through the park

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rig

verb

Synonyms & Antonyms of rig (Entry 2 of 2)

to provide (someone) with what is needed for a task or activity
  • carefully rigged each diver with the required equipment before starting out

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The first known use of rig was in the 15th century

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“Rig.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/rig. Accessed 21 Sep. 2021.

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