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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A large stout cord made of strands of wire twisted or braided together. (plural)

Usage examples (36)
  • He tied the tag ropes together to make them longer.
  • The Diamondbacks had Hernandez on the ropes from the start.
  • Form small, thin ropes, and place them in the baking sheet.
  • "They cut ropes from the kids 'swings and tied Archie," she says. for more
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