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Jodie ripped the letter open.
Stop pulling my shirt – you’ll rip it.
Her skirt was ripped to shreds.
I ripped my jeans on a sharp nail.
The dog went wild, ripping at the tablecloth.
We’ve ripped out the old fireplace and put in a new one.
He ripped off his shirt and dived into the water.
Pictures had been ripped from the walls.
She saw a second gold medal cruelly ripped from her grasp yesterday.
This is the British English definition of rip. View American English definition of rip.
a derogatory word used for referring to people in the banking and investment industry who are thought of as taking serious risks in order to increase their own earnings …add a word
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