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rip off phrasal verb definition in Committing crime topic from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

rip off

 phrasal verb: Committing crime topic
[usually passive] (informal) to cheat somebody, by making them pay too much, by selling them something of poor quality, etc. Tourists complain of being ripped off by local cab drivers.(informal) to steal something Thieves broke in and ripped off five computers.

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