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verb [transitive] rope pronunciation in British English /rəʊp/ 
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present tense
present participleroping
past tenseroped
past participleroped
  1. 1
    to tie people or things together with a piece of rope

    Fortunately the climbers were roped together.

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  2. 2
    American to catch a farm animal using a rope, usually in a rodeo
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