tramway (def 4).
adjective ropier, ropiest 1. (Brit, informal) inferior or inadequate slightly unwell; below par 2. (of a viscous or sticky substance) forming strands or filaments 3. resembling a rope: ropey muscles ropy
noun 1. See under yarn (def 3). noun 1. thread made of natural or synthetic fibers and used for knitting and weaving. 2. a continuous strand or thread made from glass, metal, plastic, etc. 3. the thread, in the form of a loosely twisted aggregate of fibers, as of hemp, of which rope is made […]
adjective, ropier, ropiest. 1. resembling a rope or ropes: ropy muscles. 2. forming viscid or glutinous threads, as a liquid. ropy
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 […]