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rode 1

Syllabification: rode
Past of ride.

Words that rhyme with rode

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rode 2 Syllabification: rode

verb

[no object]
(Of a woodcock) fly on a regular circuit in the evening as a territorial display, making sharp calls and grunts.
Example sentences
  • I also noted two woodcock roding high overhead.

Origin

Mid 18th century (in the sense 'fly landward in the evening'): of unknown origin.

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rode 3 Syllabification: rode

noun

Nautical , North American
A rope, especially one securing an anchor or trawl.
Example sentences
  • Some would advise using four anchors two on each rode, with the rodes spread out in a Y.
  • How many boats have anchor rodes strong enough to take such a loading?

Origin

Early 17th century: of unknown origin.

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