follow Dictionary.com

Today's Word of the Day means...

ripcord

/ˈrɪpˌkɔːd/
noun
1.
a cord that when pulled opens a parachute from its pack
2.
a cord on the gas bag of a balloon that when pulled opens a panel, enabling gas to escape and the balloon to descend
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
© William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins
Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
Cite This Source

Word of The Day

Word Value for ripcord

12
14
Scrabble Words With Friends