- rigged in the manner of a yawl.
Origin of yawl-rigged
First recorded in 1880–85
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Examples from the Web for yawl-rigged
It had a close resemblance to the jigger of yawl-rigged yachts.
As the launch neared the mouth of the river a yawl-rigged craft with an auxiliary engine had just entered it.Dick in the Everglades
A. W. Dimock