double-ripper

[ duhb-uh l-rip-er ]
/ ˈdʌb əlˈrɪp ər /
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noun New England.


Nearby words

  1. double-o,
  2. double-park,
  3. double-quick,
  4. double-reed,
  5. double-ring,
  6. double-sided,
  7. double-space,
  8. double-stop,
  9. double-system sound recording,
  10. double-tailed

Origin of double-ripper

An Americanism dating back to 1875–80

Also called dou·ble-run·ner [duhb-uh l-ruhn-er] /ˈdʌb əlˈrʌn ər/.

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