rip–off

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noun \ˈrip-ˌȯf\

Definition of rip–off

  1. 1 :  an act or instance of stealing :  theft; also :  a financial exploitation

  2. 2 :  a usually cheap exploitive imitation

1969

First Known Use of rip–off

1969


RIP–OFF Defined for English Language Learners

rip-off

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Definition of rip–off for English Language Learners

  • : something that is too expensive : something that is not worth its price

  • : something that is too much like something made by someone else


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