n.1.A wicker fish basket.
v. t.1.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.
[imp. & p. p. Ripped ; p. pr. & vb. n. Ripping.]
2.To get by, or as by, cutting or tearing.
He 'll rip the fatal secret from her heart.
- Granville.
3.To tear up for search or disclosure, or for alteration; to search to the bottom; to discover; to disclose; - usually with up.
4.To saw (wood) lengthwise of the grain or fiber.
Ripping chisel
(Carp.) a crooked chisel for cleaning out mortises.
Ripping iron
(Shipbuilding) Same as Ravehook.
- Knight.
Ripping saw
(Carp.) See Ripsaw.
To rip out
to rap out, to utter hastily and violently; as, to rip out an oath.
n.1.A rent made by ripping, esp. by a seam giving way; a tear; a place torn; laceration.
2.A term applied to a mean, worthless thing or person, as to a scamp, a debauchee, or a prostitute, or a worn-out horse.
3.A body of water made rough by the meeting of opposing tides or currents.
Noun1.rip - a dissolute man in fashionable society
Synonyms: profligate, rake, roue, blood
2.rip - an opening made forcibly as by pulling apart; "there was a rip in his pants"; "she had snags in her stockings"
Synonyms: rent, tear, snag, split
3.rip - a stretch of turbulent water in a river or the sea caused by one current flowing into or across another current
4.rip - the act of rending or ripping or splitting something; "he gave the envelope a vigorous rip"
Synonyms: rent, split
Verb1.rip - tear or be torn violently; "The curtain ripped from top to bottom"; "pull the cooked chicken into strips"
Synonyms: rend, rive, pull
2.rip - move precipitously or violently; "The tornado ripped along the coast"
3.rip - cut (wood) along the grain
4.rip - criticize or abuse strongly and violently; "The candidate ripped into his opponent mercilessly"
1.(networking)RIP - Routing Information Protocol.
2.(application, printer)RIP - Raster Image Processor.
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