Definition of Ropes

1. Noun. (plural of rope) ¹



2. Verb. (third-person singular of rope) ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Ropes

1. rope [v] - See also: rope

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Ropes

ropeless
ropelike
ropeloft
ropelofts
ropemaker
ropemakers
ropemaking
ropeman
ropemate
ropemates
ropemen
roper
roperies
ropers
ropery
ropes (current term)
ropesman
ropesmen
ropewalk
ropewalker
ropewalkers
ropewalks
ropeway
ropeways
ropework
ropeworks
ropey
rophy
ropier
ropiest

Literary usage of Ropes

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

1. Journal by Iron and Steel Institute (1892)
"Failure of Winding-ropes in the Dortmund District.— Nearly the whole of the winding-ropes used in the Dortmund district are of cast steel wire. ..."

2. Journal by Iron and Steel Institute (1903)
"Winding ropes.—H. Dechamps t discusses the application of graphic statics to the study of the equilibrium of winding ropes in deep shafts. ..."

3. Transactions by North of England Institute of Mining and Mechanical Engineers, American Society of Civil Engineers., Gerard H. Matthes (1882)
"The Minister of Public Works appointed, on the 30th May, 1878, a Commission to report on wire ropes where men ride. FIRST PAHT.—ropes IN USE IN FRANCE. i. ..."

4. Gymnastic Teaching by William Skarstrom (1921)
"Vertical ropes. Jump, grasp rope with hands and feet, left leg in front. ... Standing position between ropes, grasp at height of chin: arm stretching and ..."

5. Gymnastic Teaching by William Skarstrom (1921)
"Standing position between ropes, grasp at height of chin: arm stretching ... Half backward circle of body between two ropes, to inverted hanging position. ..."

6. The Cyclopædia;: Or, Universal Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and Literature.by Abraham Rees by Abraham Rees (1819)
"Ae the writer is of opinion that the parts of fructification are not '-infrequently hurt before the flower it expanded» STRAW and Hay ropes for ..."

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