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Definition of "ropes" []

  • Plural form of rope. (noun)
  • Third-person singular simple present indicative form of rope. (verb) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

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."