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Synonyms for ropeyropey

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. ropy, ropeyadjective

    of or resembling rope (or ropes) in being long and strong

    Synonyms:
    ropy, stringy, thready

    Antonyms:
    superior, thin

  2. ropy, ropey, stringy, threadyadjective

    forming viscous or glutinous threads

    Synonyms:
    wiry, filamentlike, filiform, threadlike, unchewable, filamentous, ropy, thready, fibrous, stringy, sinewy

    Antonyms:
    superior, thin

  3. ropey, ropyadjective

    (British informal) very poor in quality

    "ropey food"; "a ropey performance"

    Synonyms:
    ropy, stringy, thready

    Antonyms:
    superior, thin

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How to use ropey in a sentence?

  1. The Irishman:

    I kind of needed it, i got off to a bit of a ropey start. I was hitting a lot of poor full shots.

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    • B. threadlike
    • C. thready
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