Ripler
Ripler Rip"ler, Ripper Rip"per, n. [Cf. {Rip} a basket, or {Riparian}.] (O.E. Law) One who brings fish from the seacoast to markets in inland towns. [Obs.] [1913 Webster]

But what's the action we are for now ? Robbing a ripper of his fish. --Beau. & Fl. [1913 Webster]


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  • Ripper — Ripler Rip ler, Ripper Rip per, n. [Cf. {Rip} a basket, or {Riparian}.] (O.E. Law) One who brings fish from the seacoast to markets in inland towns. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] But what s the action we are for now ? Robbing a ripper of his fish. Beau.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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