monkey

(redirected from monkey rope)
Also found in: Dictionary, Medical, Financial, Encyclopedia.
Graphic Thesaurus  🔍
Display ON
Animation ON
Legend
Synonym
Antonym
Related
  • all
  • noun
  • verb

Synonyms for monkey

Synonyms for monkey

a person who is easily deceived or victimized

to handle something idly, ignorantly, or destructively

to move one's fingers or hands in a nervous or aimless fashion

Synonyms for monkey

any of various long-tailed primates (excluding the prosimians)

play around with or alter or falsify, usually secretively or dishonestly

Synonyms

Related Words

do random, unplanned work or activities or spend time idly

References in periodicals archive ?
I was going down over the ship's side on that monkey rope and a buddy yells, 'Saint' - that's what they called me, 'Saint' - 'Better hurry, it's gonna roll.