Adjectives for Ropes | Words to describe Ropes


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  • 1. The house was built under the water and fastened down by tiny ropes of Spider silk which were tied to the stems of pond plants. 🔊
  • 2. It was an open jalousie, and to a hook in the wall I noticed that a thin ladder of silken ropes had been attached and flung over. 🔊
  • 3. The lashings of the heavy canvas covers were like wire, and the covers themselves like great boards; the new ropes ran stiffly in the new gear. 🔊
  • 4. Near the church-door was a framework of three cross-poles, and from this were suspended, by straw ropes, two large stones of sonorous qualities. 🔊
  • 5. The Papagoes do most of the horse-hair work, chiefly bridles, halters and lariat ropes, and make mats and fans from rushes. 🔊
  • 6. There was also the stump of a mast, with a few ropes and blocks swinging about and whistling in the wind, while the sea gull wheeled and screamed around this melancholy carcass. 🔊
  • 7. During the night some of my tent ropes were snapped by a stampede of mules, and a heavy thunderstorm coming on with wind and rain, the tent flapped about my ears till dawn. 🔊
  • 8. These valves have become very strong and tough, and are tied back in a curious and ingenious manner by tough little guy ropes of tendon, or fibrous tissues, such as you can see quite plainly in the heart of an ox. 🔊
  • 9. Concealed among papers, pamphlets, string, medicine bottles and other odds and ends, were other articles of jewellery mostly costly, as well as several beautiful ropes of pearls. 🔊
  • 10. Cutting away the kedge, then, and casting off the other ropes I had used with which to breast-to the raft, I began to shove off, just as the sun was dipping. 🔊
  • 11. Sometimes one of their horses or cows stumbles over the tent ropes and nearly brings the tent down. 🔊

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