Definition of Ropable

1. Adjective. (alternative form of ropeable) ¹



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Definition of Ropable

1. rope [adj] - See also: rope

Lexicographical Neighbors of Ropable

rootsier
rootsiest
rootstalk
rootstalks
rootstock
rootstocks
rootsy
rootwork
rootworm
rootworms
rooty
rootzone
rootzones
rooves
ropa vieja
ropable (current term)
ropalic
ropalocytosis
rope
rope's-end
rope's-ended
rope's-ending
rope's-ends
rope-a-dope
rope-a-dopes
rope-maker
rope-walk
rope bridge
rope burn
rope down

Literary usage of Ropable

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. The Beauties of England and Wales, Or, Delineations, Topographical by John Britton, Joseph Nightingale, James Norris Brewer, John Evans, John Hodgson, Francis Charles Laird, Frederic Shoberl, John Bigland, Thomas Rees, Thomas Hood, John Harris, Edward Wedlake Brayley (1814)
"... by speedily sinking to the .grave through sorrow, when he found that bis votive life w.as in- ropable of ..."

2. The Science of War: A Collection of Essays and Lectures, 1892-1903 by George Francis Robert Henderson, Frederick Sleigh Roberts Roberts (1905)
"If the cavalry is so armed and trained that it is ropable of holding oft the enemy's scouts and patrols, ..."

3. Organon of Science: Three Books in One Volume by John Harrison Stinson (1879)
"I'ropable inferences may be drawn, with which we are perfectly satisfied, though we can not know that they are certainly true. Day and night have succeeded ..."

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