Definition of in full rig in English:

(in) full rig

informal (Wearing) fancy or ceremonial clothes.
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  • Trevor ap Patnarthur observed by email that ‘most Brits who went to downtown schools will be aware that a Surd is in fact a Sikh who wears the full rig.’
  • ‘When I saw the Mexican army up on the hill there and there I was in my full rig - with my flintlock rifle - it got kind of spooky,’ he added.
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Pronunciation: ˈhjuːbrɪs
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