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Rip vs. Sip

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Ripnoun

A tear (in paper, etc.).

Sipnoun

A small mouthful of drink

Ripnoun

A type of tide or current.

Sipverb

(transitive) To drink slowly, small mouthfuls at a time.

Ripnoun

(Australia) A strong outflow of surface water, away from the shore, that returns water from incoming waves.

Sipverb

(intransitive) To drink a small quantity.

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Ripnoun

(slang) A comical, embarrassing, or hypocritical event or action.

Sipverb

To taste the liquor of; to drink out of.

Ripnoun

(slang) A hit (dose) of marijuana.

Sipverb

alternative form of seep

Ripnoun

A black mark given for substandard schoolwork.

Sipverb

(figurative) to consume slowly — (usually) in contrast to faster consumption, (sometimes) in contrast to zero consumption

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Ripnoun

(slang) Something unfairly expensive, a rip-off.

Sipverb

To drink or imbibe in small quantities; especially, to take in with the lips in small quantities, as a liquid; as, to sip tea.

Ripnoun

A wicker basket for fish.

Sipverb

To draw into the mouth; to suck up; as, a bee sips nectar from the flowers.

Ripnoun

A worthless horse; a nag.

Sipverb

To taste the liquor of; to drink out of.

‘They skim the floods, and sip the purple flowers.’;

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Ripnoun

An immoral man; a rake, a scoundrel.

Sipverb

To drink a small quantity; to take a fluid with the lips; to take a sip or sips of something.

‘[She] raised it to her mouth with sober grace;Then, sipping, offered to the next in place.’;

Ripverb

(transitive) To divide or separate the parts of (especially something flimsy such as paper or fabric), by cutting or tearing; to tear off or out by violence.

‘to rip a garment; to rip up a floor’;

Sipnoun

The act of sipping; the taking of a liquid with the lips.

Ripverb

(intransitive) To tear apart; to rapidly become two parts.

‘My shirt ripped when it was caught on a bramble.’;

Sipnoun

A small draught taken with the lips; a slight taste.

‘One sip of thisWill bathe the drooping spirits in delightBeyond the bliss of dreams.’; ‘A sip is all that the public ever care to take from reservoirs of abstract philosophy.’;

Ripverb

(transitive) To get by, or as if by, cutting or tearing.

Sipnoun

a small drink

Ripverb

To move quickly and destructively.

Sipverb

drink in sips;

‘She was sipping her tea’;

Ripverb

(woodworking) To cut wood along (parallel to) the grain. Contrast crosscut.

Ripverb

To copy data from CD, DVD, Internet stream, etc. to a hard drive, portable device, etc.

Ripverb

To take a "hit" of marijuana.

Ripverb

(slang) To fart.

Ripverb

To mock or criticize (someone or something). (often used with on)

Ripverb

To steal; to rip off.

Ripverb

To move or act fast, to rush headlong.

Ripverb

(archaic) To tear up for search or disclosure, or for alteration; to search to the bottom; to discover; to disclose; usually with up.

Ripverb

To surf extremely well.

Ripnoun

A wicker fish basket.

Ripnoun

A rent made by ripping, esp. by a seam giving way; a tear; a place torn; laceration.

Ripnoun

A term applied to a mean, worthless thing or person, as to a scamp, a debauchee, or a prostitute, or a worn-out horse.

Ripnoun

A body of water made rough by the meeting of opposing tides or currents.

Ripverb

To divide or separate the parts of, by cutting or tearing; to tear or cut open or off; to tear off or out by violence; as, to rip a garment by cutting the stitches; to rip off the skin of a beast; to rip up a floor; - commonly used with up, open, off.

Ripverb

To get by, or as by, cutting or tearing.

‘He 'll rip the fatal secret from her heart.’;

Ripverb

To tear up for search or disclosure, or for alteration; to search to the bottom; to discover; to disclose; - usually with up.

‘They ripped up all that had been done from the beginning of the rebellion.’; ‘For brethern to debate and rip up their falling out in the ear of a common enemy . . . is neither wise nor comely.’;

Ripverb

To saw (wood) lengthwise of the grain or fiber.

Ripnoun

a dissolute man in fashionable society

Ripnoun

an opening made forcibly as by pulling apart;

‘there was a rip in his pants’; ‘she had snags in her stockings’;

Ripnoun

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

Ripnoun

the act of rending or ripping or splitting something;

‘he gave the envelope a vigorous rip’;

Ripverb

tear or be torn violently;

‘The curtain ripped from top to bottom’; ‘pull the cooked chicken into strips’;

Ripverb

move precipitously or violently;

‘The tornado ripped along the coast’;

Ripverb

cut (wood) along the grain

Ripverb

criticize or abuse strongly and violently;

‘The candidate ripped into his opponent mercilessly’;

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