Meaning of “rigging” in the English Dictionary

(Definition of “rigging” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"rigging" in American English

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riggingnoun [ U ]

us /ˈrɪɡ·ɪŋ/

the ropes that hold and control the sails on a boat or ship

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"rigging" in Business English

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riggingnoun [ U ]

uk /ˈrɪɡɪŋ/ us

the dishonest or illegal activity of influencing or changing something in order to get the result that you want:

bid/price/share rigging The OFT has recently completed its investigation into price rigging by supermarkets.

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