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Synonyms for rope

know the ropes

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rope someone in or into something

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4 -- color) An American flag six stories high flanks a dramatic, fast-paced descent of SWAT officers on ropes down the side of the gleaming new LAPD headquarters on Saturday.
Now back in the fold again for the five-match one-day series against West Indies, which follows tomorrow's Twenty20 fixture at the Queen's Park Oval, Mascarenhas is hoping his ability to clear the ropes down the order can help establish him at the top level.
Now back in the fold again for the five-match one-day international series against West Indies, which follows tomorrow's Twenty20 International at the Queen's Park Oval, Mascarenhas is hoping his ability to clear the ropes down the order can help him finally establish himself at the top level.
The man was placed on a stretcher and lowered by ropes down the slope and across the dam.
Then we had them on the ropes down in Musgrave Park and they came back and got a penalty deep into stoppage time to force a draw.
He said firefighters ran ropes down the bank so emergency services staff could gain access and the occupants of the vehicle were helped to safety.
Very big men manhandled the Hogsheads, these were the largest barrels, on long ropes down into the cellar.