rig sth up Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Meaning of “rig sth up” in the English Dictionary

"rig sth up" in British English

See all translations

rig sth up

phrasal verb with rig uk   us   /rɪɡ/ verb [T] (-gg-)
to ​quickly make a ​piece of ​equipment from any ​materials you can ​find: I ​rigged up a ​temporaryradioaerial from a ​coathanger.
(Definition of rig sth up from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"rig sth up" in Business English

See all translations

rig sth up

phrasal verb with rig uk   us   /rɪɡ/ verb [T] (-gg-)
to make something by putting different ​pieces of ​equipment or ​material together: They ​rigged up an antenna on their radio to ​interceptphonecalls.
(Definition of rig sth up from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
What is the pronunciation of rig sth up?
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website
Word of the Day

autumnal

typical of autumn

Word of the Day

Introducing a new author and a new weekly blog post!
Introducing a new author and a new weekly blog post!
by Cambridge Dictionaries Online,
August 27, 2015
The English language is constantly changing. You know that. But did you know that at Cambridge Dictionaries Online we keep track of the changes? We continually add new words and new meanings to our online dictionary for learners of English. Some of them are new to English entirely (neologisms), and some

Read More 

parklet noun
parklet noun
August 31, 2015
a public outdoor space that may be associated with a local business but where anyone can sit Pop-up cafes in NY are what’s actually called parklets in many other places around the country.

Read More