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ripping off

verb
present participle of rip off

Synonyms & Antonyms of ripping off

1 to remove valuables from (a place) unlawfully
  • the teens ripped off the store where they had been working for the summer

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2 to take (something) without right and with an intent to keep
  • the thief ripped off some jewelry as soon as no one was looking

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“Ripping off.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/ripping%20off. Accessed 16 Jan. 2022.

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