Unrig

  • 1 Unrig — Un*rig , v. t. [1st pref. un + rig.] (Naut.) To strip of rigging; as, to unrig a ship. Totten. [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 2 unrig — [unrig′] vt. unrigged, unrigging to strip of rigging, or of equipment, clothes, etc …

    English World dictionary

  • 3 unrig — transitive verb Date: circa 1580 to strip of rigging < unrig a ship > …

    New Collegiate Dictionary

  • 4 unrig — /un rig /, v.t., unrigged, unrigging. 1. to strip of rigging, as a ship. 2. to strip of equipment. 3. Chiefly Brit. Dial. to undress. [1570 80; UN 2 + RIG] * * * …

    Universalium

  • 5 unrig — verb a) to remove the rigging from b) to disable …

    Wiktionary

  • 6 unrig — un·rig …

    English syllables

  • 7 unrig — un•rig [[t]ʌnˈrɪg[/t]] v. t. rigged, rig•ging 1) navig. to strip of rigging, as a ship 2) to strip of equipment • Etymology: 1570–80 …

    From formal English to slang

  • 8 unrig — /ʌnˈrɪg/ (say un rig) verb (t) (unrigged, unrigging) to strip of rigging, as a ship. {un 2 + rig1} …

    Australian English dictionary

  • 9 unrig — v.tr. (unrigged, unrigging) 1 remove the rigging from (a ship). 2 dial. undress …

    Useful english dictionary

  • 10 Inutility — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Inutility >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 inutility inutility Sgm: N 1 uselessness uselessness &c. >Adj. Sgm: N 1 inefficacy inefficacy futility Sgm: N 1 ineptitude ineptitude inaptitude Sgm: N 1 …

    English dictionary for students

  • 11 Dismantle — Dis*man tle, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Dismantled}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Dismantling}.] [F. d[ e]manteler, OF. desmanteler; pref: des (L. dis ) + manteler to cover with a cloak, defend, fr. mantel, F. manteau, cloak. See {Mantle}.] 1. To strip or deprive… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 12 Dismantled — Dismantle Dis*man tle, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Dismantled}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Dismantling}.] [F. d[ e]manteler, OF. desmanteler; pref: des (L. dis ) + manteler to cover with a cloak, defend, fr. mantel, F. manteau, cloak. See {Mantle}.] 1. To strip… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 13 Dismantling — Dismantle Dis*man tle, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Dismantled}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Dismantling}.] [F. d[ e]manteler, OF. desmanteler; pref: des (L. dis ) + manteler to cover with a cloak, defend, fr. mantel, F. manteau, cloak. See {Mantle}.] 1. To strip… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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    Wikipedia

  • 15 dismantle — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) v. t. take apart; raze, demolish; disrobe, undress. See divestment, uselessness, disuse. II (Roget s IV) v. Syn. take apart, disassemble, strip, break up, break down, take down, tear down, pull down,… …

    English dictionary for students

  • 16 dismantle — v. a. Unrig, strip of covering, deprive of apparatus, furniture, rigging, equipments, armament, or defences …

    New dictionary of synonyms

  • 17 strip — I. v. a. 1. Tear off, pull off, strip off. 2. Uncover, denude, peel, lay bare. 3. Divest, deprive, bereave, despoil, fleece, shave, make destitute. 4. Unrig, dismantle. 5. Rob, plunder, pillage, spoil, sack, ransack, devastate, desolate, lay… …

    New dictionary of synonyms

  • 18 dismount — v 1. get off, alight, disembark, debark, deplane, detrain, debus; come down, get down, descend from; drop down, fall down. 2. unhorse, unmount, unseat, unsaddle; throw down or off, buck off, push off. 3. delocalize, displace, dislodge, Obs.… …

    A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • 19 dismantle — [v] take apart annihilate, bankrupt, bare, break down, break up, decimate, demolish, denudate, denude, deprive, destroy, disassemble, dismember, dismount, disrobe, divest, fell, knock down, level, part out, pull down, raze, ruin, strike, strip,… …

    New thesaurus


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