[ duhb-uhl-rip-er ]
/ ˈdʌb əlˈrɪp ər /
noun New England.
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What does “Indigenous” mean?
Also called dou·ble-run·ner [duhb-uhl-ruhn-er]. /ˈdʌb əlˈrʌn ər/.
Origin of double-ripper
An Americanism dating back to 1875–80
Words nearby double-ripper
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Example sentences from the Web for double-ripper
So I got out my double-ripper, and we all went out on the hill and started down.
One of these was the double-runner, or double-ripper as it was sometimes called, rather ominously.Old Plymouth Trails|Winthrop Packard