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Definitions of rip:
  • noun:   a stretch of turbulent water in a river or the sea caused by one current flowing into or across another current
  • noun:   an opening made forcibly as by pulling apart
    Example: "There was a rip in his pants"
  • noun:   the act of rending or ripping or splitting something
    Example: "He gave the envelope a vigorous rip"
  • noun:   a dissolute man in fashionable society
  • verb:   move precipitously or violently
    Example: "The tornado ripped along the coast"
  • verb:   criticize or abuse strongly and violently
    Example: "The candidate ripped into his opponent mercilessly"
  • verb:   cut (wood) along the grain
  • verb:   tear or be torn violently
    Example: "The curtain ripped from top to bottom"

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