Synonyms of rip in English:

rip


See definition of rip

verb

1‘the man threatened to rip the posters down’

SYNONYMS
tear, snatch, jerk, tug, wrench, wrest, prise, force, heave, haul, drag, pull, twist, peel, pluck, grab, seize
informal yank

2‘she ripped Leo's note into tiny pieces’

SYNONYMS
tear, slit, cut, gash, cleave, slash, claw, savage, mangle, mutilate, hack
literary rend

noun

1‘a green corduroy jacket with a rip in the sleeve’

SYNONYMS
tear, slit, split, rent, laceration, cut, gash, slash

Phrases

    rip off

    ‘if our guests felt they'd been ripped off, we'd hear about it’


    SYNONYMS
    swindle, fleece, cheat, defraud, deceive, trick, dupe, hoodwink, double-cross, gull
    short-change
    exploit, take advantage of, victimize
    informal do, diddle, con, bamboozle, rob, shaft, sting, have, bilk, rook, gyp, finagle, flimflam, put one over on, pull a fast one on, take for a ride, lead up the garden path, sell down the river, pull the wool over someone's eyes
    North American informal sucker, snooker, goldbrick, gouge, stiff, give someone a bum steer
    Australian informal pull a swifty on
    archaic cozen, chicane, sell