What does RIP mean? Marketing Team Updated November 04, 2018 14:06 Follow RIP stands for Raster Image Processor, and is a processor which converts files into a format ready for printing. Related articles How to design for print What is Spot Colour Printing? What is a spine? How do I make changes to an existing order? T-Shirts: Screen printing versus full colour printing Comments 0 comments Article is closed for comments.