Rigging - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈrɪɡɪŋ|  American pronunciation of the word rigging
Brit.  |ˈrɪɡɪŋ|  British pronunciation of the word rigging
- this word is used as a present participle form of the verb 'to be'to rig

noun

- gear consisting of ropes etc. supporting a ship's masts and sails (syn: tackle)
- formation of masts, spars, sails, etc., on a vessel (syn: rig)

Examples

They checked the rigging before they set sail.

...even at the Ivies they dress in the standard rigging of the college student: T-shirt and jeans...

Two of the largest oil companies have been accused of rigging prices.

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