ripped

adjective
\ ˈript How to pronounce ripped (audio) \

Definition of ripped

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

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Examples of ripped in a Sentence

She was wearing ripped jeans. when I got to his house, he was already pretty ripped
Recent Examples on the Web Pratt — who plays dinosaur handler Owen Grady — has transformed himself from an actor best known for playing chubby goofballs into a ripped and bankable action star who leads two major franchises. Frank Pallotta, CNN, 9 June 2022 Those injuries included the remnants of a ripped medial collateral ligament, a separated shoulder, a torn hamstring, and a broken elbow. NBD. Gordon Monson, The Salt Lake Tribune, 11 Feb. 2022 Jean-Marc pointed out sites along the way – candy stores, bagel shops, his favorite movie theater, the kind with ripped velvet seats and floors sticky with stale popcorn butter. Malina Saval, Variety, 28 Dec. 2021 Sensing a less than favorable outcome for the pop group, Fallon suggested maybe looking for some lesser known/less ripped relatives of the Australian actors. Ruth Kinane, EW.com, 21 July 2021 My jeans dragged on the floor, getting more ripped and dirt-stained with each wear. Irina Grechko, refinery29.com, 12 Feb. 2021 The garage workouts depict a more ripped Mayfield than the one on vacay with his Giants pals in January. Mary Kay Cabot, cleveland, 27 Mar. 2020 Pelosi later waved the ripped pieces in the air, and audience members left in the chamber and public-viewing gallery could see Trump's prominent signature. Jeanine Santucci, USA TODAY, 5 Feb. 2020 At another point, a page put a piece of paper with ragged edges such as those from a ripped notebook, on Murkowski's desk. Laurie Kellman, Anchorage Daily News, 31 Jan. 2020 See More

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First Known Use of ripped

1966, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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“Ripped.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/ripped. Accessed 14 Aug. 2022.

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