Share this entry

rope yarn Syllabification: rope yarn

Entry from US English dictionary

Definition of rope yarn in English:


Loosely twisted fibers used for making the strands of rope.

Definition of rope yarn in:

Share this entry


What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day haughty
Pronunciation: ˈhɔːti
arrogantly superior and disdainful