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Cat-rigged Cat"-rigged`, a.
Rigged like a catboat.
Fore-and-aft riggedFore Fore, adv. [AS. fore, adv. & prep., another form of for.
See For, and cf. Former, Foremost.]
1. In the part that precedes or goes first; -- opposed to
aft, after, back, behind, etc.
2. Formerly; previously; afore. [Obs. or Colloq.]
The eyes, fore duteous, now converted are. --Shak.
3. (Naut.) In or towards the bows of a ship.
Fore and aft (Naut.), from stem to stern; lengthwise of the
vessel; -- in distinction from athwart. --R. H. Dana, Jr.
Fore-and-aft rigged (Naut.), not rigged with square sails
attached to yards, but with sails bent to gaffs or set on
stays in the midship line of the vessel. See Schooner,
Sloop, Cutter. Jury-riggedJury-rigged Ju"ry-rigged`, a. (Naut.)
Rigged for temporary service. See Jury, a.
Jury-rigged Ju"ry-rigged`, a. (Naut.)
Rigged for temporary service.
Overrigged O"ver*rigged", a.
Having too much rigging.
PriggedPrig Prig, v. i. [imp. & p. p. Prigged; p. pr. & vb. n.
Prigging.] [A modification of prick.]
To haggle about the price of a commodity; to bargain hard.
[Prov. Eng. & Scot.]
Ship-rigged Ship"-rigged`, a. (Naut.)
Rigged like a ship, that is, having three masts, each with
SpriggedSprig Sprig, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Sprigged; p. pr. & vb. n.
To mark or adorn with the representation of small branches;
to work with sprigs; as, to sprig muslin.
Sprigged Sprigged, a.
Square-rigged Square"-rigged` (skw[^a]r"r[i^]gd`), a. (Naut.)
Having the sails extended upon yards suspended horizontally
by the middle, as distinguished from fore-and-aft sails;
thus, a ship and a brig are square-rigged vessels.
ThimbleriggedThimblerig Thim"ble*rig`, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Thimblerigged;
p. pr. & vb. n. Thimblerigging.]
To swindle by means of small cups or thimbles, and a pea or
small ball placed under one of them and quickly shifted to
another, the victim laying a wager that he knows under which
cup it is; hence, to cheat by any trick.
Yawl-rigged Yawl"-rigged", a. (Naut.)
Having two masts with fore-and-aft sails, but differing from
a schooner in that the after mast is very small, and stepped
as far aft as possible. See Illustration in Appendix.
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- Bermuda. A 19th-century race in Bermuda. Visible
are three Bermuda rigged
and two gaff rigged
sloops. A Bermuda
Bay in 2016 Glossary...
- the yardarms. A ship mainly rigged
so is called
. The oldest archaeological evidence
of use of a square-rig
on a vessel
is an image
- All pages
with titles containing rigging Rig
, original title
of Fight Night
, a 2007 book by Ben Mezrich
- A full-rigged
ship or fully rigged
ship is a sailing vessel
with a sail plan of three
or more masts, all of them square-rigged
. Such a vessel
to: One who attends
to the rigging
of a sailing
who tend rigging
in stage performance
boat would require
a new one part mast in order
a junk sail. Many seasoned sailors
of Bermuda rigged
(/ˈskuːnər/) is a type of sailing vessel defined
by its rig
: fore-and-aft rigged
on all of two or more masts
and, in the case of a two-masted schooner...
- Rig Rig
is a sub-prefecture of Kanem Region
in Chad. "List of governorates, prefectures, and sub-prefectures of Chad, and ****ociated codes" (PDF) (in...
- mainmasts rigged square
and only the mizzen
fore and aft. Sometimes, the mizzen
is only partly