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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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v. - To build in a makeshift fashion with available parts.

Usage examples (37)
  • Verb (used with object) : to jury-rig stage lights using automobile headlights. ,We jury-rigged a fore-topmast after the storm had snapped ours off
  • And so, they're having to kind of jury-rig around this.
  • I can jury-rig a replacement while she loses her spin. '
  • 'So we figured we could jury-rig a rack for welding out here. for more
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