Third-person singular simple present indicative form of rope.(verb)
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Use "ropes" in a sentence
"He tied the tag ropes together to make them longer."
"The wise old man showing a youngster the ropes is a trope of Hollywood at the time, as are subtle explorations of the effects of World War II subsequently on American society, which is one of the film's bigger themes."
"It is my observation that thoughtless inconsiderate persons who take advantage of others weakness for their pleasure generally (like Tom Horn), braid their own hangin 'ropes for their own gallows."