Synonyms for jury-rigged
- cheaply done
- cheaply made
- crude but effective
- of inferior quality
- spur-of-the moment
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR JURY-RIGGED
Perry grinned at the jury-rigged cooler and rummaged around in its mouth for a while.
They had jury-rigged the entire mess so that it stuck together on the old heap.
At a safe distance from the bore site, a master control panel had been jury-rigged to control all units simultaneously.
Copeland worked the jury-rigged controls of the jet, continuing to decelerate.
He'd jury-rigged a kind of control on the hull field, so he could aim the hulk easily enough.
About it he could make out a thin gleaming of wires—a jury-rigged safety field.
"I wouldn't call our friends vassals, or say the system was jury-rigged," Flannery objected.
The Agamemnon had been jury-rigged for the service, her heavy masts and rigging removed, and lighter ropes and spars substituted.
This was no occasion calling for remarkable ingenuity to make some sort of jury-rigged drive.