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Rip

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To rip up old grievances or sores. To bring them again to recollection, to recall them. The allusion is to breaking up a place in search of something hidden and out of sight. (Anglo-Saxon.)

“They ripped up all that had been done from the beginning of the Rebellion.”—Clarendon.

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Entry taken from Dictionary of Phrase and Fable, edited by the Rev. E. Cobham Brewer, LL.D. and revised in 1895.

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Ring of Invisibility (The)
Ring One’s Own Bell (To)
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Ringing Changes
Ringing the Changes
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Riot
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Rivals
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