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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adv. - With mature or developed appearance.

Usage examples (28)
  • Adjective, : ripe, red lips. ,ripe scholars; a ripe mind. ,of ripe years. ,a ripe old age. ,He was ripe for a change in jobs. ,The...
  • And the second day they were deep in open fields where patches of self-sown grain rippled ripely under the sun.
  • She was old, and her touch held such wisdom that it put babies to sleep, but she was young and rode wildly and she rode fast, or maybe she rode in her own time, ripely
  • Let them ripely consider, then, with what fidelity for more
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