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English definition of “rip through sth”

rip through sth

phrasal verb with rip
/rɪp/ verb (present participle ripping, past tense and past participle ripped)
to move through a place or building, destroying it quickly: The bomb ripped through the building, killing six people.Destroying and demolishingDamaging and spoiling
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