ripoff

rip|off
sb., -et, -s (plagiat, efterligning)

Dansk ordbog. 2015.

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  • Ripoff — For the video game, see Rip Off. A ripoff (or rip off) is a bad financial transaction. Usually it refers to an incident in which a person overpays for something. A ripoff is distinguished from a scam in that a scam involves wrongdoing such as… …   Wikipedia

  • ripoff — /rip awf , of /, n. Slang. 1. an act or instance of ripping off another or others; a theft, cheat, or swindle. 2. exploitation, esp. of those who cannot prevent or counter it. 3. a copy or imitation. 4. a person who rips off another or others;… …   Universalium

  • ripoff — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) n., slang, deception, swindle. II (Roget s 3 Superthesaurus) v. Sl. *gyp, thieve, steal, cheat, commit larceny, commit fraud, rob, gouge, swindle, *con, *stiff, *take one to the cleaners, *screw …   English dictionary for students

  • ripoff — n. swindle, deceptive or fraudulent act; exploitive act; one who swindles, cheater; imitation, fake …   English contemporary dictionary

  • ripoff — rip′off or rip′ off n. Slang. 1) cvb sts a theft, cheat, or swindle 2) sts a copy or imitation 3) cvb sts a person who rips off another • Etymology: 1965–70, amer …   From formal English to slang

  • ripoff —  A swindle, scam …   American business jargon

  • ripoff — /rip awf , of /, n. Slang. 1. an act or instance of ripping off another or others; a theft, cheat, or swindle. 2. exploitation, esp. of those who cannot prevent or counter it. 3. a copy or imitation. 4. a person who rips off another or others;… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Ripoff Raskolnikov — (* in Linz) ist ein österreichischer Bluesmusiker, Singer Songwriter, und Gitarrist Stark beeinflusst wurde er in seiner Musik durch Bluesgrößen wie Muddy Waters und Skip James, sowie auch von diversen Folkmusikern. Zu Beginn seiner musikalischen …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Ripoff Report — Infobox Website name = Rip Off Report caption = url = http://www.ripoffreport.com/ commercial = type = Consumer language = English registration = owner = author = Ed Magedson launch date = current status = Online revenue = The Rip off Report… …   Wikipedia

  • ripoff artist — n a practitioner of rip offs, fraudster or thief. The late 1960s artist suffix does not denote expertise, but merely habitual involvement …   Contemporary slang

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