Definition of ripsaw in English:

ripsaw

noun

  • A coarse saw for cutting wood along the grain.

    • ‘A ripsaw cuts on the forward stroke rather than the backstroke.’
    • ‘To safely use a ripsaw, draw a straight line on the wood member you are cutting, making sure that it is in approximately the same direction as the wood's grain.’

Pronunciation:

ripsaw

/ˈripsô/