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

  • The designers from Abercrombie Fitch are equally committed to realism, often camping out at International Garment Finish for weeks and debating every rip.
  • Leno, you can't hold a candle to this bunch! You would NEVER allow something as unscripted as this to occur.
  • I'd rip them all up and make sure the runs got really big and had a pattern to them.
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  • Tila Tequila in
    According to the Daily World Buzz, When police confirmed yesterday that Johnson had indeed passed, Tequila posted her final message to her loved one."RIP my Angel. @caseyjonsonJnJ u will forever be in my heart! I love u so so much and we will Marry...
  • Bubba Watson in AFP
    My length is definitely going to play a part on that golf course, because it's got wide fairways,Watson said. "I can rip it if I want to."
  • Peter Hoekstra in AFP
    We're going to go back into New York City, the scene of the tragedy on 9/11. We're now going to rip that wound wide open,Pete Hoekstra, ranking Republican on the House Armed Services Committee, told CBS news. "And it's going to stay open...

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