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Her status as a mysterious, cloistered figure had been solidified after a decade of speculation and lionization on Internet message boards and blogs as crate diggers shared rips of her impossibly rare LPs.
PAULINE ANNA STROM’S POSTHUMOUS ALBUM CEMENTS HER LEGACY AS AN ELECTRONIC MUSIC VISIONARYJONATHAN WILLIGERFEBRUARY 19, 2021WASHINGTON POST
We’d stepped through the front door of our neighborhood library on Capitol Hill when I heard the rip of the Velcro fasteners on his little-boy sneakers.
ALL THIS SECURITY IN D.C. TO THWART TERRORISM, YET THE THREAT CAME FROM WITHINPETULA DVORAKJANUARY 11, 2021WASHINGTON POST
The company also has a lifetime warranty for any rips or frays, which is pretty bold given that sheets, like all cloth, inevitably show signs of wear.
HOME AND OFFICE PRODUCTS THAT MAKE SURE-FIRE GIFTSPOPSCI COMMERCE TEAMOCTOBER 8, 2020POPULAR-SCIENCE
One of the interview questions asking about vacuum decay was incorrectly presented as being about the big rip scenario.
THIS COSMOLOGIST KNOWS HOW IT’S ALL GOING TO ENDDAN FALKJUNE 22, 2020QUANTA MAGAZINE
They ain't got such a rip-roarin' start of us—an' I'm the boy can foller that track from hell t' breakfast an' back again.
RAW GOLDBERTRAND W. SINCLAIR
Then I tied up the rip in the meal sack with a string, so it wouldn't leak no more, and took it and my saw to the canoe again.
ADVENTURES OF HUCKLEBERRY FINN, COMPLETEMARK TWAIN (SAMUEL CLEMENS)
In a word, he did rip up all that could be said that was unworthy, and in the basest terms they could be spoken in.
DIARY OF SAMUEL PEPYS, COMPLETESAMUEL PEPYS
You must read for yourselves the famous story of Rip Van Winkle and the nap he took.
ST. NICHOLAS, VOL. 5, NO. 5, MARCH, 1878VARIOUS
Buck begun to cry and rip, and 'lowed that him and his cousin Joe (that was the other young chap) would make up for this day yet.
ADVENTURES OF HUCKLEBERRY FINN, COMPLETEMARK TWAIN (SAMUEL CLEMENS)
You don't know kings, Jim, but I know them; and this old rip of ourn is one of the cleanest I've struck in history.
ADVENTURES OF HUCKLEBERRY FINN, COMPLETEMARK TWAIN (SAMUEL CLEMENS)
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WORDS RELATED TO RIP

  • asperse
  • attack
  • bad-mouth
  • blot
  • blotch
  • calumniate
  • decry
  • defame
  • defile
  • denigrate
  • dishonor
  • do a number on
  • give a black eye
  • knock
  • libel
  • malign
  • rip
  • rip up and down
  • slander
  • slur
  • smudge
  • stain
  • sully
  • taint
  • tarnish
  • traduce
  • vilify
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