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rip·ping

 (rĭp′ĭng)
adj. Informal
Excellent; marvelous: had a ripping time at the party.

[Probably from rip.]

ripping

(ˈrɪpɪŋ)
adj
archaic slang Brit excellent; splendid
ˈrippingly adv

rip•ping

(ˈrɪp ɪŋ)

adj.
Chiefly Brit. excellent; splendid; fine.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.ripping - resembling a sound of violent tearing as of something ripped apart or lightning splitting a tree; "the tree split with a great ripping sound"; "heard a rending roar as the crowd surged forward"
cacophonic, cacophonous - having an unpleasant sound; "as cacophonous as a henyard"- John McCarten

ripping

adjective
Translations

ripping

[><ˈrɪpɪŋ><> ADJ (Brit) → estupendo, bárbaro

ripping

adj (dated Brit inf) → herrlich, wunderbar

ripping

n. laceración, rasgadura; descosedura.
References in periodicals archive ?
I'm appalled that Republicans could have consciously chosen someone so rippingly unqualified for the job.
You always hear about books being 'ripped from today's headlines,' and this new novel by the prolific and sassy Elmore Leonard is rippingly ripped.