Meaning of OUTRIGGER in English


out ‧ rig ‧ ger /ˈaʊtˌrɪɡə $ -ər/ BrE AmE noun [countable]

1 . a long piece of wood that is attached to the side of a boat, especially a ↑ canoe , to prevent it from turning over in the water

2 . a boat with an outrigger

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