Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
Cf. AS. rȳpan, also Sw. repa, to ripple flax, D. repelen, G. reffen, riffeln, and E. raff, raffle,. Cf. Raff Ripple of flax
Fust you takes orf their gloves an' boots, then you undoes their stays an' rips open their dresses at the necks.
"The Stowaway Girl" by Louis Tracy
Always rip, or, if you cannot rip, cut the clothes from the injured part.
"The Plattsburg Manual" by O.O. Ellis and E.B. Garey
His clothes were dirty and ripped from the knock-downs, and a button was torn off his coat.
"Man of Many Minds" by E. Everett Evans
Here, then, poor Rip was brought to a stand.
"The Literary World Seventh Reader" by Various
He exploded, clawing, raking my shoulder with talons that ripped the rough cloth like paper.
"The Door Through Space" by Marion Zimmer Bradley
Why you're Rip Van Winkle in a petticoat!
"Atlantic Monthly, Volume 20, No. 118, August, 1887" by Various
We could hear them ripping along with a sound like a trolley on a track, and then there would be a fearful crash.
"The Great War As I Saw It" by Frederick George Scott
Jack, they'll rip holes into you for robbing them of a kind father.
"Jack Haydon's Quest" by John Finnemore
VON B. Ah, yes, that's all right, Rip, very funny, very funny; but what do you say to a glass of liquor, Rip?
"Standard Selections" by Various
Canoes would be ripped into shingles if they ran the ice jam of spring.
"Canada: the Empire of the North" by Agnes C. Laut
God is round us everywhere—
Sees the scythe glitter and rip;
Watches baby gone somewhere;
Sees how mother's fingers skip!
"Cottage-Songs" by George MacDonald
They let her slip by the breathing rip,
Where the bell is never still,
And over the sounding harbour bar,
And under the harbour hill.
"The Nancy's Pride" by Bliss William Carman
When in the usual place for rips
Our gloves are stitched with special care,
And guarded well the whalebone tips
Where first umbrellas need repair,--
"Latter-Day Warnings" by Oliver Wendell Holmes
"And where those villains ripped me in the flitch
With their old iron in my early time,
I'm apt at change of wind to feel a twitch,
Or at a change of clime.
"The Colonel's Soliloquy" by Thomas Hardy
No more shall we muster the river for fats,
Or spiel on the Fifteen-mile plain,
Or rip through the scrub by the light of the moon,
Or see the old stockyard again.
"The Broken - Down Squatter" by Anonymous Oceania
And once when camping near a foaming rip,
Lying wide-eyed beneath the milky stars,
Sudden I heard her voice ring sweet and clear,
Calling my soul beyond the river bars.
"Miss Pixie" by Lloyd Roberts
A Washington man was arrested Monday on charges that he ripped the claws out of two weeks-old kittens at his home earlier this year--an incident that one official is calling one of the worst cases of animal cruelty he's ever seen.
A formidable predator that can rip its prey to pieces.
I'm speaking of Steve Ogden, who ripped into Lieutenant Governor Dewhurst and his own Senate colleagues this week in a speech in College Station.
The Salem hardcore band offers gut-ripping thrash, brain-clawing bleakness, technical might.
Here are the two great campaign mysteries at midsummer: Why does Mitt Romney appear to be getting so much traction from ripping a few of President Obama's words out of context.
Jerk rips gold chain from man's neck.
Heavy rain, high winds and golf ball -sized hail ripped through Findlay Wednesday evening.
Heavy rain, high winds and golf ball-sized hail ripped through Findlay Wednesday evening.
RIP Goober and the Skell Diner.
Conan O'Brien made his much-anticipated appearance on 'The Late Show with David Letterman' last night and they wasted little time before ripping on Jay Leno.
If you have ever been curious about what a man's cheek looks like as it's ripped apart by a bullet, wonder no more.
Hard Times Cut Into Free Labor by Convicts Who Mop Town Hall, Rip Out Beaver Dams.
"Whales at the Rip," Anthony Benton Gude 's large seascape, is dominated by dramatic clouds in front of a full moon, a glistening rip current and two whales blowing like semi-submerged steamboats.
After they brought back the old Hillmen tradition in the summer, they ripped off 10 straight wins in the regular season.
We are going to rip the lid off the pork panic at NPR's business news.
We refer to this test as RIPS (Random Inner Product in a Sphere).
Random Distance Distribution for Spherical Objects: General Theory and Applications to n-Dimensional Physics
Keywords: Simple connectivity at inﬁnity, quasi-isometry, colored Rips complex, Lie groups, geometric 3-manifolds.
A refinement of the simple connectivity at infinity of groups
One of the most important ingredients of Sela’s solution to the isomorphism problem is the decidability of equations over free groups proved by Makanin and Razborov , and extended by Rips and Sela to torsion-free word hyperbolic groups.
Isomorphism problem for finitely generated fully residually free groups
The effects of gravitational back-reactions can also counteract that of phantom energy and can become large enough to terminate the phantom dominated phase before the big rip .
Generalized second law in phantom dominated universe
Using our arguments we can only claim that in the period 1 < x < r, (in an interval before the big rip)the GSL holds.
Generalized second law in phantom dominated universe