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RIP1 US English

Rest in peace (used on grave markers)

RIP2 US English

A raster image processor

raster image processor US English

A device that rasterizes an image

RIP in raster image processor US English

A device that rasterizes an image

requiescat in pace New Oxford Dictionary for Writers & Editors

may he or she rest in peace; requiescant in pace may they rest in peace

rip1 US English

Tear or pull (something) quickly or forcibly away from something or someone

rip2 US English

A stretch of fast-flowing and rough water in the sea or in a river, caused by the meeting of currents

rip3 US English

A dissolute immoral person, especially a man

rip US Thesaurus

he ripped the posters down

tear someone/something to pieces US English

Criticize someone or something harshly

rip US English

A raster image processor

Big Rip US English

A theory about the end of the universe holding that the accelerating forces driving its expansion will eventually rend all currently organized matter

let rip US English

Do something or proceed vigorously or without restraint

rip-off US English

A fraud or swindle, especially something that is grossly overpriced

rip-off US Thesaurus

the insurance policy turned out to be a rip-off

rip-off New Oxford Dictionary for Writers & Editors

(hyphen, two words as verb)

rip into US English

Make a vehement verbal attack on

rip tide US English

Another term for rip.

tide rip US English

An area of rough water typically caused by opposing currents or by a rapid current passing over an uneven bottom

rip current US English

A relatively strong, narrow current flowing outward from the beach through the surf zone and presenting a hazard to swimmers

rip-roaring US English

Full of energy and vigor

Rip Van Winkle US English

The hero of a story in Washington Irving’s Sketch Book (1819–20), who fell asleep in the Catskill Mountains and awoke after twenty years to find the world completely changed

Rip Van Winkle New Oxford Dictionary for Writers & Editors

hero of a story in Washington Irving's Sketch Book (1819–20)

let something rip US English

Allow something, especially a vehicle, to go at full speed

rip someone off US English

Cheat someone, especially financially

rip something up US English

Tear something violently into small pieces so as to destroy it

let rip in rip1 US English

Do something or proceed vigorously or without restraint

rip into in rip1 US English

Make a vehement verbal attack on

rip something up in rip1 US English

Tear something violently into small pieces so as to destroy it

ripcord US English

A cord that is pulled to open a parachute

riprap US English

Loose stone used to form a foundation for a breakwater or other structure

ripstop US English

Nylon fabric that is woven so that a tear will not spread

riptide US English

A strong current caused by tidal flow in confined areas such as inlets and presenting a hazard to swimmers and boaters

let something rip in rip1 US English

Allow something, especially a vehicle, to go at full speed

rip someone off in rip1 US English

Cheat someone, especially financially

ripsnorting US English

Showing great vigor or intensity


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