Rathripe
Rathripe Rath"ripe` (r[a^]th"r[imac]p`), a. Rareripe, or early ripe. -- n. A rareripe. [Obs. or Prov. Eng.] [1913 Webster]

Such who delight in rathripe fruits. --Fuller. [1913 Webster]


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  • rathripe — adjective see ratheripe I …   Useful english dictionary

  • Rareripe — Rare ripe ( r[imac]p ), a. [Rare early + ripe. Cf. {Rathripe}.] Early ripe; ripe before others, or before the usual season. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • ratheripe — I. (ˈ) ̷ ̷| ̷ ̷ adjective also rathripe (ˈ) ̷ ̷| ̷ ̷ Etymology: rathe (I) + ripe chiefly dialect : rareripe, precocious II …   Useful english dictionary

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