Definitions for RIPrɪp
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Random House Webster's College Dictionary
riprɪp(v.; n.)ripped, rip•ping
(v.t.)to cut or tear apart roughly or vigorously:
to rip open a seam.
to cut or tear away roughly or vigorously:
to rip bark from a tree.
to saw (wood) in the direction of the grain.
(v.i.)to become torn apart or split open.
to move with violence or great speed.
rip into, to attack physically or verbally; assail.
Category: Verb Phrase
rip off, Slang. to steal. to steal from, cheat, or exploit.
Category: Verb Phrase, Common Vocabulary
(n.)a rent made by ripping; tear.
Idioms for rip:
let her or it rip, to allow something to go on without restraint.
Origin of rip:
1470–80; obscurely akin to Fris rippe, dial. D rippen; cf. dial. E ripple to scratch
a stretch of turbulent water at sea or in a river.
Origin of rip:
1765–75; cf. rip1, ripple
a dissolute or worthless person.
Origin of rip:
1770–80; prob. alter. of rep, shortened form of reprobate
may he or she rest in peace.
Category: Foreign Term
may they rest in peace.
Category: Foreign Term
Origin of RIP:
< L requiēscat in pāce]; [< L requiēscant in pāce
rake, rakehell, profligate, rip, blood, roue(noun)
a dissolute man in fashionable society
rip, rent, snag, split, tear(noun)
an opening made forcibly as by pulling apart
"there was a rip in his pants"; "she had snags in her stockings"
rip, riptide, tide rip, crosscurrent, countercurrent(noun)
a stretch of turbulent water in a river or the sea caused by one current flowing into or across another current
rent, rip, split(verb)
the act of rending or ripping or splitting something
"he gave the envelope a vigorous rip"
rend, rip, rive, pull(verb)
tear or be torn violently
"The curtain ripped from top to bottom"; "pull the cooked chicken into strips"
move precipitously or violently
"The tornado ripped along the coast"
cut (wood) along the grain
criticize or abuse strongly and violently
"The candidate ripped into his opponent mercilessly"
Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary
to tear or cause to tear
My shirt ripped.; She ripped the paper in half.; The bullet ripped a hole in the flag.; He ripped his jacket on a branch.
to pull sth out or away, quickly or with force
"Give me that!" he said ripping the money out of my hands.
a hole caused when sth rips
a rip in his jeans
A tear (in paper, etc).
A type of tide or current.
A strong outflow of surface water, away from the shore, that returns water from incoming waves
A comical, embarrassing, or hypocritical event or action.
A "hit" of marijuana.
To cause something, usually paper, to rapidly become two parts.
To tear apart; to rapidly become two parts.
To cut wood along (parallel to) the grain. Contrast crosscut.
To copy data from CD, DVD, Internet stream, etc. to a hard drive, portable device, etc.
To take a "hit" of marijuana.
To mock or criticize.
To steal; to rip off.
a wicker fish basket
to divide or separate the parts of, by cutting or tearing; to tear or cut open or off; to tear off or out by violence; as, to rip a garment by cutting the stitches; to rip off the skin of a beast; to rip up a floor; -- commonly used with up, open, off
to get by, or as by, cutting or tearing
to tear up for search or disclosure, or for alteration; to search to the bottom; to discover; to disclose; -- usually with up
to saw (wood) lengthwise of the grain or fiber
a rent made by ripping, esp. by a seam giving way; a tear; a place torn; laceration
a term applied to a mean, worthless thing or person, as to a scamp, a debauchee, or a prostitute, or a worn-out horse
a body of water made rough by the meeting of opposing tides or currents
The New Hacker's Dictionary
1. To extract the digital representation of a piece of music from an audio CD. Software that does this is often called a “CD ripper”. 2. [Amiga hackers] To extract sound or graphics from a program that they have been compiled/assembled into, or which generates them at run-time. In the case of older Amiga games this entails searching through memory shortly after a reboot. This sense has been in use for many years and probably gave rise to the (now more common) sense 1.
British National Corpus
Rank popularity for the word 'RIP' in Verbs Frequency: #975
Translations for RIP
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary
to make or get a hole or tear in by pulling, tearing etc
He ripped his shirt on a branch; His shirt ripped.
- rasgar(-se)Portuguese (BR)
- roztrhnout (se)Czech
- rive; flængeDanish
- rasgar, desgarrarSpanish
- (katki) rebima, rebenemaEstonian
- پاره کردنFarsi
- (se) déchirerFrench
- फाड़ना, चीरनाHindi
- poderati, rasparatiCroatian
- rífa, rifnaIcelandic
- 짝 잡아 찢다Korean
- perplėšti, perplyšti, suplėšytiLithuanian
- plīst; saplīst; plēst; saplēstLatvian
- rive opp/i stykkerNorwegian
- rozedrzeć sięPolish
- پاره کردنPersian
- څیری کولPashto
- a (se) rupeRomanian
- roztrhnúť (sa)Slovak
- strgati (se)Slovenian
- riva[s] sönderSwedish
- 扯開，撕裂Chinese (Trad.)
- چاک کرناUrdu
- xé toạcVietnamese
- 扯裂，撕坏Chinese (Simp.)
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