a person who walks across or performs acrobatics upon a rope stretched at some height above the floor or ground.
noun 1. a strong, thick line or cord, commonly one composed of twisted or braided strands of hemp, flax, or the like, or of wire or other material. 2. a lasso. 3. ropes. the cords used to enclose a prize ring or other space. Informal. the operations of a business or the details of any […]
noun 1. the act, skill, or process of making, rope.
noun, plural roperies. 1. a place where ropes are made. 2. Archaic. knavery; roguery.
noun 1. either of a pair of matching fittings fastened to the ends of lengths of wire rope to join them together.