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Synonyms for rope

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  1. ropenoun

    rajju, infinitude, cord, twine, line

  2. ropenoun

    Cordage of at least 1 inch in diameter, or a length of such cordage.

    line, infinitude, cord, rajju, twine

  3. ropenoun

    A unit of length equal to 20 feet.

    rajju, twine, line, cord, infinitude

  4. ropeverb

    Flunitrazepam, also known as Rohypnol.

    line, rajju, twine, infinitude, cord

  5. ropenoun

    bind, tie, secure

  6. ropenoun

    To tie (something) with something.

    The robber roped the victims.

    cord, rajju, twine, infinitude, line

  7. ropenoun

    To throw a rope around (something).

    The cowboy roped the calf.

    rajju, line, cord, twine, infinitude, lasso

  8. ropenoun

    A cohesive strand of something.

    line, twine, cord, rajju, infinitude

  9. ropenoun

    A continuous stream.

    rajju, twine, cord, infinitude, line

  10. ropenoun

    A hard line drive.

    He hit a rope past third and into the corner.

    line, infinitude, twine, cord, rajju

  11. ropenoun

    A long thin segment of soft clay, either extruded or formed by hand.

    twine, rajju, line, cord, infinitude

  12. ropenoun

    A data structure resembling a string, using a concatenation tree in which each leaf represents a character.

    infinitude, twine, line, rajju, cord

  13. ropenoun

    A unit of distance equivalent to the distance covered in six months by a god flying at ten million miles per second.

    twine, infinitude, cord, rajju, line

  14. ropenoun

    A necklace of at least 1 meter in length.

    rajju, cord, line, twine, infinitude

Princeton's WordNet

  1. ropenoun

    a strong line

    forget me drug, rophy, roofy, circle, roach

  2. R-2, Mexican valium, rophy, rope, roofy, roach, forget me drug, circleverb

    street names for flunitrazepan

    lap, rotary, lot, roofy, cockroach, set, dress circle, rophy, roach, circle, roundabout, band, circuit, forget me drug, traffic circle, round

  3. lasso, ropeverb

    catch with a lasso

    "rope cows"

    leash, lasso

  4. rope, leashverb

    fasten with a rope

    "rope the bag securely"

    leash, lasso

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    Submitted by anonymous on January 26, 2020  

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. ropeverb

    be ropy or viscous

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. ropenoun

    cordage, cable, hawser, lasso, lariat, cabestro, tether, tow

    Associated words:
    marline, marline spike, marling, strand, oakum, winch, windlass, lif, contline

  2. ropenoun

    shrouds, ratlines

    Associated words:
    marline, marline spike, marling, strand, oakum, winch, windlass, lif, contline

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "rope":

    cord, noose, string, cable, chord, steel, wire, twine

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How to use rope in a sentence?

  1. Jonathan Ross:

    The longer the rope, the more challenging because you have to generate more force, you want to see that move travel all the way down to that anchor point. Another mistake, Jonathan Ross added, is pulling the ropes too tight.

  2. Shaka Smart:

    I’m really proud of our guys for the way they hung in there, i felt that was a game that there were several times where we could have let go of the rope. We just kept fighting.

  3. George Orwell:

    you can't live life without consequences. They occur regardless of the decision. A consequence is an outcome, good or bad. You can live life without regrets and thats what makes it worth it. Or you could live with regret and end up hanging yourself but thats still good. You paid for the rope so your feeding someones family. Something to be proud of before you kick the bucket

  4. Jim Magagna:

    We are proud of the true image of the real cowboy or cowgirl, often of very diverse race or ethnicity, riding the range on a well-groomed horse while sporting a cowboy hat, chaps, spurs and a rope.

  5. Dusti Talavera:

    I tried to hold her head up, I tried to hold my head up, the pond was really deep. A young man threw us a rope. He pulled us out.

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