adjective ropier, ropiest
- (British) [colloquial]I feel a bit ropy todayhoy me siento bastante malhoy estoy bastante pachucho (Spain) [colloquial]the wine was very ropyel vino era muy malohe gave the same ropy old excusesalió con la misma excusa burda de siempreExample sentences
- ‘I felt ropey on the first lap,’ Radcliffe said, who had suffered a knee injury last week.
- Unfortunately, I was feeling too ropy to make my weekly journey to Arran and I definitely feel the worse for not having gone.
- I had managed to have a shave the night before, but still felt pretty ropey, so I decided to get something to eat.
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