GRE Word List


to tear or split apart or open

The meaning of the word rip is to tear or split apart or open.

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grislyinspiring horror or intense fear
fracasa noisy quarrel : brawl
protagonistthe principal character in a literary work (such as a drama or story)
indifferentmarked by a lack of interest, enthusiasm, or concern for something : apathetic
manifoldmarked by diversity or variety
rhetoricthe art of speaking or writing effectively: such as
optionalinvolving an option : not compulsory
ramparta protective barrier : bulwark
putativecommonly accepted or supposed
encipherto convert (a message) into cipher