Synonyms of rope in English:



  • Phrases

    know the ropes

    [Antonyms] be a beginner
    know what to do, know the procedure, know the routine, know one's way around, know one's stuff, know what's what, understand the set-up, be experienced, be an old hand, know all the ins and outs
    informal know the drill, know the score


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  • his feet were roped together
  • Phrases

    rope someone in/into

    they tried to rope me into helping out
    persuade to/into, talk into, inveigle into;
    enlist, engage
    informal drag in/into

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    funicular relating to ropes

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