Synonyms

1. rope-a-dope

noun. a boxing tactic: pretending to be trapped against the ropes while your opponent wears himself out throwing punches.

Synonyms

  • boxing
  • pugilism

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Words that Rhyme with Hangmans Rope

  • bronchoscope
  • strope
  • swope
  • slope
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  • soap
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  • schoepp
  • schoepf
  • schoepe
  • pope
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  • mope
  • lope
  • kope
  • koeppe
  • koepp
  • koep
  • knope
  • hope
  • dope
  • cope

2. rope-maker

noun. a craftsman who makes ropes.

Synonyms

  • journeyman
  • artificer
  • craftsman
  • ropemaker
  • roper

3. rope

noun. ['ˈroʊp'] a strong line.

Synonyms

  • halliard
  • lasso
  • reata
  • bight
  • prolonge
  • skip rope
  • guide rope
  • bola
  • cable
  • hangman's rope
  • hempen necktie
  • riata
  • tightrope
  • hangman's halter
  • lariat
  • lashing
  • hawser
  • small stuff
  • jump rope
  • harpoon line
  • tier
  • jute
  • trip line
  • sisal hemp
  • halyard
  • halter
  • brace
  • bungee cord
  • bungee
  • cordage
  • skipping rope
  • line
  • brail
  • sisal

Antonyms

  • de-energize
  • weaken
  • inactivity
  • natural object

Etymology

  • rap (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

4. rope

noun. ['ˈroʊp'] street names for flunitrazepan.

Synonyms

  • R-2
  • roach
  • roofy
  • Mexican valium
  • Rohypnol
  • forget me drug
  • circle
  • rophy

Antonyms

  • nonviolent
  • nonworker
  • deaden
  • sedate

Etymology

  • rap (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

5. rope

verb. ['ˈroʊp'] fasten with a rope.

Synonyms

  • leash
  • bind

Antonyms

  • curve
  • straight line
  • uncover

Etymology

  • rap (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

6. rope

verb. ['ˈroʊp'] catch with a lasso.

Synonyms

  • catch
  • get
  • capture

Antonyms

  • noncompliance
  • empty
  • dissuasion
  • stay in place

Etymology

  • rap (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
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