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Synonyms for rip

be torn

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rip something or someone apart

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Synonyms for rip

to separate or pull apart by force

rip into: to criticize harshly and devastatingly

rip off: to take (another's property) without permission

rip off: to exploit (another) by charging too much for something

a hole made by tearing

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Synonyms for rip

a dissolute man in fashionable society

an opening made forcibly as by pulling apart

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a stretch of turbulent water in a river or the sea caused by one current flowing into or across another current

the act of rending or ripping or splitting something

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tear or be torn violently

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move precipitously or violently

cut (wood) along the grain

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criticize or abuse strongly and violently

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The researchers investigated the rip incident database of the Royal National Lifeboat Institution and found that open rips were much more likely to be the cause of a rescue event than closed rips, and they determined that open rips are twice as dangerous as closed rips.
A lot of times you don't realize you're in a rip current," Moulton said.
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Shaz Docherty: "We'll never get another one like him RIP Wor Sir Bob, never forgotten.
Using a gang rip with one moving blade will provide more rip widths from which to choose.
EDDIE MCDERMOTT: I woke up today and heard this shocking news cant believe it man RIP Darren thoughts are with you family.
During his Baywatch Malibu shift, his rescue boat rumbles off Zuma Beach, where dozens of buses unload day-camp kids, many of whom flock to the waves at Tower 7 -- site of some of the worst rip currents.
Rip currents can form on any beach on which there is strong wave action.
It is actually a moderately wide forward (cross-over step) pivot toward the defender and is usually followed immediately by a reverse Rip Pivot.
Rip currents are responsible for nearly 80 percent of the incidents requiring lifeguard beach rescues.
The RIPs and RIP analogs are particularly suited for use as components of cytotoxic therapeutic agents of the invention which include gene fusion products and immunoconjugates.
The end result would be a runaway expansion, or Big Rip, in which the universe would become infinitely large and time would effectively cease at age 35 billion years, according to calculations by Caldwell and Marc Kamionkowski and Nevin N.
Covering subjects ranging from bridges and highway maintenance to transportation law, planning, and administration, RiP provides easy access to project summaries, start dates, and contact and funding information for projects in the United States and Canada.
A college intern, Rip Cantrell, leads their exploration and when it is determined that they have found a flying saucer, they are soon joined by the U.
You rip off a chunk of the ring and dip it into the handy container of tomato sauce inside the ring.