adjective. ['ˈrɪpɪŋ'] resembling a sound of violent tearing as of something ripped apart or lightning splitting a tree.
Words that Rhyme with Ripping
Example sentences of the word ripping
1. Verb, gerund or present participle
Refrain from ripping or tearing it off as this allows disease or fungus to enter the plant.
2. Noun, singular or mass
Importing music from a CD is also called "ripping" music.
Quotes containing the word ripping
1. I love you,"he whispered, and that was the moment he knew what he was going to do. When you loved someone, you put their needs before your own. No matter how inconceivable those needs were; no matter how fucked up; no matter how much it made you feel like you were ripping yourself into pieces.
- Jodi Picoult, The Pact
2. Whoever said that love hurts was wrong. Love is excruciating, especially when you can feel it slipping through your fingers and there is nothing you can do about it. Like someone was playing tug-of-war with my limbs, ripping to shreds whatever was left behind. What it would feel like when love was lost...I wouldn't survive that
- Julie Hockley, Crow's Row