/rip"lee/, adj.
1. characterized by ripples; rippling.
2. sounding like rippling water.
[1765-75; RIPPLE1 + -Y1]

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Universalium. 2010.

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  • ripply — [rip′lē] adj. ripplier, rippliest characterized by ripples …   English World dictionary

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  • ripply — ˈrip(ə)lē, li adjective Etymology: ripple (V) + y 1. : having ripples ripply water 2. : resembling the sound of rippling water …   Useful english dictionary

  • ripply — adjective see ripple II …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Ripply — Волнистый …   Краткий толковый словарь по полиграфии

  • ripply — Synonyms and related words: broken, bumpy, choppy, coarse, coarse grained, corrugated, cross grained, grainy, granulated, homespun, horripilant, inequal, irregular, jolty, linsey woolsey, pimply, pitted, pocky, potholed, rank, rough, rough cast,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • ripply — adj. characterized by small waves or undulations; having the sound of rippling water …   English contemporary dictionary

  • ripply — rip·ply …   English syllables

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