Definitions:Of Rive; rent or burst asunder.
- Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914. (participle) (p. p.) (past participle)
Usage examples:It was as if some tight bandage were cleft and violently riven from it.
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