double-ripper [duhb-uh l-rip-er] ExamplesWord Origin noun New England.
Origin of double-ripper An Americanism dating back to 1875–80 Also called dou·ble-run·ner [duhb-uh l-ruhn-er] /ˈdʌb əlˈrʌn ər/. Examples from the Web for double-ripper Historical Examples of double-ripper
So I got out my double-ripper, and we all went out on the hill and started down.
One of these was the double-runner, or double-ripper as it was sometimes called, rather ominously.