Roped
Rope Rope, v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Roped}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Roping}.] To be formed into rope; to draw out or extend into a filament or thread, as by means of any glutinous or adhesive quality. [1913 Webster]

Let us not hang like ropingicicles Upon our houses' thatch. --Shak. [1913 Webster]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • roped — pored …   Anagrams dictionary

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  • roped off — (Roget s IV) modif. Syn. segregated, private, restricted; see reserved 1 , restricted …   English dictionary for students

  • doper — roped …   Anagrams dictionary

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  • rope off — verb divide by means of a rope The police roped off the area where the crime occurred • Syn: ↑rope in, ↑cordon off • Hypernyms: ↑enclose, ↑close in, ↑inclose, ↑shut in …   Useful english dictionary

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