adjectiveBritish informal , dated
Splendid; excellent: she’s going to have a ripping time
More example sentences
- Make your speech a ripping good tale.
- The show was ripping and amazing.
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- I read a rippingly good tale.
- It's by Patrice Leconte, and it is a rippingly funny, smart movie about the court of Louis XIV, where wit was the coin of the realm, so to speak.
Definition of ripping in:
- The US English dictionary