rip translate English to Spanish: Cambridge Dictionary
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Translation of "rip" - English-Spanish dictionary

See all translations

rip

verb /rip/ ( past tense, past participle ripped)
to make or get a hole or tear in by pulling, tearing etc
rasgar, desgarrar
He ripped his shirt on a branch His shirt ripped.
to pull (off, up etc) by breaking or tearing
arrancar
The roof of the car was ripped off in the crash to rip up floorboards He ripped open the envelope.
rip off phrasal verb (informal) to cheat someone by charging them too much money for something
Estafar
That taxi driver completely ripped us off.
(informal) to steal something
Hurto
Someone broke into the office and ripped off a couple of laptops.
rip-off noun (informal) something that is more expensive than it should be
Estafa
At £25 these socks are a complete rip-off.
(informal) a copy of something that is not as good as the original
Plagio
The film is just a cheap rip-off of a James Bond film.
(Definition of rip from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definitions of “rip” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day
social security

a system of payments made by the government to people who are ill, poor, or who have no job

Word of the Day

Are you a glass-half-full person? (Everyday Idioms)
Are you a glass-half-full person? (Everyday Idioms)
by Kate Woodford,
July 29, 2015
A reader of this blog recently asked for a post on idioms that are used in everyday English. This seemed like a reasonable request. After all, if you are going to make the effort to learn a set of English idioms, you want those idioms to be useful. The question, then, was

Read More 

exoskeleton noun
exoskeleton noun
July 27, 2015
a robotic device which goes around the legs and part of the body of a person who cannot walk and allows them to move independently and in an upright position The device, known as an exoskeleton, is strapped to the outside of a person’s limbs and can then be controlled by them.

Read More