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Synonyms for rope
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This thesaurus page is about all possible synonyms, equivalent, same meaning and similar words for the term rope.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. rope(noun)

    a strong line

    Synonyms:
    forget me drug, rophy, roofy, circle, roach

  2. R-2, Mexican valium, rophy, rope, roofy, roach, forget me drug, circle(verb)

    street names for flunitrazepan

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

  3. lasso, rope(verb)

    catch with a lasso

    "rope cows"

    Synonyms:
    leash, lasso

  4. rope, leash(verb)

    fasten with a rope

    "rope the bag securely"

    Synonyms:
    leash, lasso

Wiktionary

  1. rope(noun)

    Synonyms:
    line, rajju, infinitude, cord, twine

  2. rope(noun)

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

    Synonyms:
    line, infinitude, cord, rajju, twine

  3. rope(noun)

    A unit of length equal to 20 feet.

    Synonyms:
    infinitude, cord, line, twine, rajju

  4. rope(verb)

    Flunitrazepam, also known as Rohypnol.

    Synonyms:
    rajju, line, twine, infinitude, cord

  5. rope(noun)

    Synonyms:
    bind, tie, secure

  6. rope(verb)

    Thick strings, yarn, monofilaments, metal wires, or strands of other cordage that are twisted together to form a stronger line.

    Nylon rope is usually stronger than similar rope made of plant fibers.

    Synonyms:
    cord, rajju, twine, infinitude, line

  7. rope(noun)

    An individual length of such material.

    The swinging bridge is constructed of 40 logs and 30 ropes.

    Synonyms:
    lasso, rajju, line, cord, twine, infinitude

  8. rope(noun)

    A cohesive strand of something.

    Synonyms:
    infinitude, line, rajju, cord, twine

  9. rope(noun)

    A continuous stream.

    Synonyms:
    twine, rajju, cord, infinitude, line

  10. rope(noun)

    A hard line drive.

    He hit a rope past third and into the corner.

    Synonyms:
    rajju, line, cord, twine, infinitude

  11. rope(noun)

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

    Synonyms:
    twine, rajju, line, cord, infinitude

  12. rope(noun)

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

    Synonyms:
    infinitude, twine, line, rajju, cord

  13. rope(noun)

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

    Synonyms:
    infinitude, twine, line, rajju, cord

  14. rope(noun)

    A necklace of at least 1 meter in length.

    Synonyms:
    infinitude, twine, line, cord, rajju

Editors Contribution

  1. gangline

    Submitted by anonymous on January 26, 2020  

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. rope(v. n.)

    Synonyms:
    be ropy or viscous

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. rope(n)

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

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

  2. rope(n. pl)

    Synonyms:
    shrouds, ratlines

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

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

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

How to pronounce rope?

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How to say rope in sign language?

  1. rope

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#207151infinitude

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.

  2. Michael Short:

    We all knew Hillary Clinton was desperate to avoid the media after months of controversy, but employing a moving rope line takes ducking reporters to absurd new heights, clearly the Fourth of July for Hillary Clinton means independence from answering tough questions.

  3. Hillary Clinton:

    Is that the equivalent of a rope we have up here? i think it should come down. I don't want anybody to be...stressed.

  4. 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

  5. Graham Parrington and his team:

    It took maybe 15-20 minutes for the team to situate a second rope team.


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