rope

All Noun
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  • She might have added that she never roped off any horse, but she did not. Cited from Jean of the Lazy A, by B. M. Bower
  • A standard ring is between to a side between the ropes with another outside.
  • In order not to lose each other, they tied themselves together with rope.
  • A pretty end they would make if they were called to dance at a rope's end. Cited from His Grace of Osmonde, by Frances Hodgson Burnett
  • So thought must be given to the rope's application before this alternative is considered.
  • Another form of core memory called core rope memory provided read-only storage.
  • The cable length was thus set by the length of the available rope walk.
  • Everything we produced got rejected and we were at the end of our ropes.
  • The winner is decided by a measure of which team has taken the most rope.
  • After roping and riding them all we got them together and headed for home. Cited from The Life and Adventures of Nat Love, by Nat Love
  • Been up to the court-house and roped in three of the county officials. Cited from Other Main-Travelled Roads, by Hamlin Garland
  • "But your father says he is going to rope's-end you for running away." Cited from Syd Belton, by George Manville Fenn
  • It is used to secure a rope that is already passed around a post or through a ring.
  • Before they could get back he roped the lion again and made fast to a tree. Cited from Tales of Lonely Trails, by Zane Grey
  • In most cases, rope is the term used only for raw material.
  • They used brake ropes again to make sure it did not fall forward.
  • It represented two prisoners with their hands tied together and roped together back to back.
  • "Going to order that boy a rope's-ending now, sir?" he said. Cited from Syd Belton, by George Manville Fenn
  • Despite problems with broken ropes, they proved the monument could be moved this way.
  • This began the custom of giving a rope to a woman who is in labor.
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Meaning of rope

  • noun A strong line
  • verb Fasten with a rope
    rope the bag securely