ripped

adjective \ ˈript \
Updated on: 21 Nov 2017

Definition of ripped

1 slang : being under the influence of alcohol or drugs : high, stoned
2 : having high muscle definition
  • ripped abs

Examples of ripped in a Sentence

  1. She was wearing ripped jeans.

  2. when I got to his house, he was already pretty ripped

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First Known Use of ripped

1966

ripped Synonyms

Synonyms
blasted [slang], blitzed [slang], bombed, high, hopped-up, loaded [slang], stoned [slang], spaced-out (or spaced), strung out, wasted [slang], wiped out [slang], zonked, zonked-out
Antonyms
sober, straight
Related Words
addicted, hooked
Near Antonyms
abstemious, abstinent, clean, temperate; clearheaded, cool, level, steady

Other Drug/Tobacco Terms


RIPPED Defined for English Language Learners

ripped

adjective

Definition of ripped for English Language Learners

  • : having rips : torn, split, or opened

  • : having a strong and muscular body or shape with little fat



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