Recent Examples of rip cord from the Web
With 4:03 remaining in the fourth quarter, and his team trailing by 25 points, Cleveland head coach Tyronn Lue waved the flag and pulled the emotional rip cord.
Prior was discharged from Barnes-Jewish less than 36 hours after his admittance, no ripped cords necessary.
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RIP CORD Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of rip cord for English Language Learners
: a cord or wire that is pulled to open a parachute
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