plural of ribbon
as in strips
a long narrow piece of material tied a silk ribbon in her hair

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verb

present tense third-person singular of ribbon
as in tears
to cause (something) to separate into jagged pieces by violently pulling at it over the years the historic flag had become badly ribboned by the wind

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“Ribbons.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/ribbons. Accessed 28 Nov. 2022.

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