rope - definition and synonyms

 
 
noun 

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/rəʊp/
singularrope
pluralropes
  1. 1
    [countable/uncountable] a type of very thick string that can be used for tying or pulling things

    One of the men tied a rope to a tree.

  2. 2
    [countable] a lot of small objects tied together on a string

    a rope of pearls

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