What is another word for rigger?

Pronunciation: [ɹˈɪɡə] (IPA)

Rigger is a term used to describe a person who is responsible for setting up and maintaining rigging equipment in various industries such as construction, entertainment, and shipping. Synonyms for the word "rigger" include rigging technician, rigging supervisor, rigging expert, rigging engineer, and rigging specialist. Some other related terms are ropemaker, rigger man, rigging foreman, and rigging contractor. These synonyms describe someone who is skilled in using ropes or cables to lift and move equipment and materials safely and efficiently. In the construction industry, riggers may be involved in building scaffolding or securing heavy machinery. In the entertainment industry, riggers may be responsible for setting up stage equipment such as lighting or sound systems.

What are the hypernyms for Rigger?

A hypernym is a word with a broad meaning that encompasses more specific words called hyponyms.
  • Other hypernyms:

    employee, laborer, sailmaker, worker, Marine Rigger, Marine Rigging Technician, Rigger Technician, Rope Access Technician, Ropesmith.

What are the hyponyms for Rigger?

Hyponyms are more specific words categorized under a broader term, known as a hypernym.

Usage examples for Rigger

In short, the American boatswain had worked with the judgment and care of a master-rigger, of a great artist in ropes, booms, and sails, and the schooner was left to my hands as fit for any navigation as the whaler that rose and fell on our quarter.
"The Frozen Pirate"
W. Clark Russell
A rigger by occupation, a sailor and pilot at need, a skilful fisherman, and ready shot, with a roving experience, which had given him a smattering of half a score of the more common handicrafts, Hughie was an invaluable comrade on such a quest, and as such had been hired by his young employer.
"Adrift in the Ice-Fields"
Charles W. Hall
In still earlier days he had been in deep water and had been boatswain of a square-rigger, yet there was nothing about his appearance now to show that he had been a sailor man.
"Whosoever Shall Offend"
F. Marion Crawford

Famous quotes with Rigger

  • The thing about rigging is, you can learn it if you become a master rigger but there's no book on rigging.
    Richard Serra

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A rigger is a person who attaches ropes to structures for lifting or securing loads.

A rigger is a person who builds rigs, machines that convert linear motion of the input to circular

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