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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Done or made using whatever is available.

Usage examples (36)
  • 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
  • On Dec. 16 they jury-rigged their final contraption.
  • Some of these jury-rigged vessels have actually worked.
  • Other jury-rigged affairs synthesized much of their food. for more
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