- running myrtle,
- running on empty,
- running pine,
- running repairs,
- running rhythm,
- running room,
- running start,
- running stitch,
- running story,
- running text
Origin of running rigging
Examples from the Web for running rigging
Also, applied to any pendant and thimble through which running-rigging was led, now commonly called a lizard.
It is furnished with wooden pins to fasten the running-rigging to, as occasion requires.
For running-rigging, nothing is better than laid or braided cotton cord, such as is used for awnings and sash-cords.Boat-Building and Boating|Daniel Carter Beard
It was a natural observatory; the running-rigging alone was taken down.The Voyages and Adventures of Captain Hatteras|Jules Verne
A name formerly given to any short pendant and thimble, through which running-rigging was led.