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rips off

verb
present tense third-person singular of rip off

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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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3 to rob by the use of trickery or threats
  • an investigation revealed that a whole slew of suppliers had been ripping off the defense department

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“Rips off.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/rips%20off. Accessed 2 Dec. 2020.

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