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ripper (ˈrɪpə Pronunciation for ripper

Definitions

noun

  1. a person who rips
  2. a murderer who dissects or mutilates his victims' bodies
  3. (informal, mainly Australian & New Zealand) a fine or excellent person or thing

Example Sentences Including 'ripper'

GAY ripper William Beggs has been carpeted by jail chiefs after a sinister bid to befriend young inmates behind bars.
Sun, News of the World (2002)
His speech on Thursday in the parliament was a ripper , an uptempo anti-Howard rant cheered on by his colleagues.
The Australian (2004)
Let the ripper know that a peace pact is in both your interests.
Kiam, Victor Going For It!: How to Succeed As an Entrepreneur
No, like a deranged ripper , some demented brute raised in a hovel.
Appiganesi, Lisa Dreams of Innocence
WHY on earth are young remand prisoners being allowed into contact with gay ripper William Beggs (last week's NoW)?
Sun, News of the World (2002)
``I think Ablett's a ripper , he's one out of the box,' Black said.
The Australian (2004)

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