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Synonyms for rope

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. rope(noun)

    a strong line

    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

    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"

    leash, lasso

  4. rope, leash(verb)

    fasten with a rope

    "rope the bag securely"

    leash, lasso


  1. rope(noun)

    line, rajju, infinitude, cord, twine

  2. rope(noun)

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

    line, infinitude, cord, rajju, twine

  3. rope(noun)

    A unit of length equal to 20 feet.

    infinitude, cord, line, twine, rajju

  4. rope(verb)

    Flunitrazepam, also known as Rohypnol.

    rajju, line, twine, infinitude, cord

  5. rope(noun)

    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.

    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.

    lasso, rajju, line, cord, twine, infinitude

  8. rope(noun)

    A cohesive strand of something.

    infinitude, line, rajju, cord, twine

  9. rope(noun)

    A continuous stream.

    twine, rajju, cord, infinitude, line

  10. rope(noun)

    A hard line drive.

    He hit a rope past third and into the corner.

    rajju, line, cord, twine, infinitude

  11. rope(noun)

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

    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.

    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.

    infinitude, twine, line, rajju, cord

  14. rope(noun)

    A necklace of at least 1 meter in length.

    infinitude, twine, line, cord, rajju

Editors Contribution

  1. gangline

    Submitted by anonymous on January 26, 2020  

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. rope(v. n.)

    be ropy or viscous

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. rope(n)

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

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

  2. rope(n. pl)

    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. Chris Wright:

    I used the foam around the edges to make it soft, rope to secure the seat, reflective tape on it to kind of help it stand out if they're out inpublicor something so that way you can see Silus Johnson.

  2. 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.

  3. Belkacem Machane:

    Many people have walked from 10 km to 40 kms (6 to 25 miles). They are arriving in a state of shock, and urgently need food, shelter, water – assistance with their most basic needs, they have now reached the end of their rope.

  4. Winston Churchill:

    When you get to the end of your rope tie a knot and hang on.

  5. Matthew Stover:

    Somehow Luke understood - in a way that Lando never had, that Hand and Leia and Chewbacca had simply never grasped - just how dark a place the universe really was. Lando guessed that was where Luke got his humility. His kindness. His gentle faith that people could change for the better. That must have been why he rarely smiled, and almost never made jokes. Because the goodness was all he really had. It was his lifeline. The rope to which he clung, dangling over the abyss.

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