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Meaning of "ropily" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF ROPILY

ropily  [ˈrəʊpɪlɪ] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF ROPILY

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Ropily is an adverb.
The adverb is an invariable part of the sentence that can change, explain or simplify a verb or another adverb.

WHAT DOES ROPILY MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of ropily in the English dictionary

The definition of ropily in the dictionary is in a manner that is inferior or inadequate. Other definition of ropily is in a manner that resembles a rope.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH ROPILY


creepily
ˈkriːpɪlɪ
crispily
ˈkrɪspɪlɪ
dopily
ˈdəʊpɪlɪ
droopily
ˈdruːpɪlɪ
dumpily
ˈdʌmpɪlɪ
frumpily
ˈfrʌmpɪlɪ
grumpily
ˈɡrʌmpɪlɪ
happily
ˈhæpɪlɪ
jumpily
ˈdʒʌmpɪlɪ
lilly-pilly
ˈlɪlɪˌpɪlɪ
lumpily
ˈlʌmpɪlɪ
peppily
ˈpɛpɪlɪ
pillie
ˈpɪlɪ
pulpily
ˈpʌlpɪlɪ
skimpily
ˈskɪmpɪlɪ
sleepily
ˈsliːpɪlɪ
sloppily
ˈslɒpɪlɪ
snappily
ˈsnæpɪlɪ
soapily
ˈsəʊpɪlɪ
unhappily
ʌnˈhæpɪlɪ

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE ROPILY

rope trick
rope walker
rope yarn
rope-a-dope
rope-length
rope´s end
ropeable
ropedancing
ropelike
roper
ropery
ropes
ropewalk
ropeway
ropework
ropey
ropier
ropiest
ropiness
ropy

WORDS THAT END LIKE ROPILY

bumpily
campily
chirpily
choppily
croupily
drippily
floppily
glumpily
loopily
pily
preppily
roupily
scrappily
snippily
snoopily
soppily
stroppily
stumpily
waspily
weepily

Synonyms and antonyms of ropily in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «ropily» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF ROPILY

Find out the translation of ropily to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of ropily from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «ropily» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

ropily
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

ropily
570 millions of speakers

English

ropily
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

ropily
380 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Arabic

ropily
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

ropily
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

ropily
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

ropily
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

ropily
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Ropily
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

ropily
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

ropily
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

ropily
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Ropily
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

ropily
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

ropily
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

उद्धटपणे
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

ropily
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

ropily
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

ropily
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

ropily
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

ropily
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

ropily
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

ropily
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

ropily
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

ropily
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of ropily

TRENDS

TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «ROPILY»

The term «ropily» is normally little used and occupies the 134.115 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «ROPILY» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «ropily» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «ropily» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about ropily

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «ROPILY»

Discover the use of ropily in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to ropily and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
The Motor World
'l'ROPIlY. RULES. Important Additions to the Original Regulations—“Pathfinder” Encounters Ditficultiea—Entries to Date. Prospective contestants in the Glidden tour and Hower trophy contest were this week enlightened as to some obscure ...
‎1907
2
Try Again
Newly promoted Lori Ropily, now lieutenant Ropily, was in com— mand as she led her soldier onto the enemy ship. The air had been tested, but they were on human air to be safe. Using swat tactics they checked each room, they passed then ...
Joseph Loturco, 2002
3
Webster's Common Sense Dictionary: Literary, Scientific, ...
ropily, adv. In a ropy or viscous manner. — roplness, n. State or quality of being ropy; viscosity.— ropy, a. Having such consistence that It maybe drawn into viscous threads or filaments; stringy. Rorqual. rorqual, ror'kwal, n. A large whale of ...
Noah Webster, Charles McClellan Stevens, 1902
4
The Anglo-American Telegraphic Code to Cheape Telegraphy and ...
Code Word. Ropalic Rope Roperies. . . Ropers .... Ropery Ropily Ropiness . . . Roping Ropish ... Ropy Roral Roration, . . Roriferous . Rorifluent . . Rorqual. . .. Rorulent . . Rory Rosaceous . . Rosaries. . . Roscid Roseal Roseate . . . Rosebay .
‎1891
5
The Portfolio: An Artistic Periodical
The extravagantly overrated art — if so it may be called — of M. Bonnat is represented by a single hard, meticulous, unsympathetic head ; and the Flemish mannerism of M. Portaels by a ropily handled half-length of M. Paul Deroulede, painted ...
Philip Gilbert Hamerton, 1893
6
The new general and mining telegraph code
The uncertainty of the market 27.177 Ropily . . If there is any uncertainty 27.178 Roquelaure Unchanged 27.179 Rorifluent. Aspect of affairs is unchanged 27.180 Rorulent . Character of rock still unchanged 27.181 Rosaceous Remain(s) ...
Thomas Neal, 1907
7
A Deceptive Clarity
"Yup,this minute." I charged the callto my roomand waitedforit to gothrough. IfI' dever felt happier inmy life, I couldn't remember it. "Rita? Chris Norgren." Rita laughed ropily. "Idon't believe it. You're actually returning a call after only eight days?
Aaron Elkins, 2014
8
The Simplex Cryptograph: A Complete Cipher for General Use
... roughens 71 royally 22 romanist 72 ropily 22 roughings 72 royalties 23 romanize 73 ropiness 23 roughish 73 royalty 24 romanized 74 ropish 24 roughly 74 rubadub 25 romanizer 75 rosaries 25 roughness 75 rubber 26 romanizers 76 rosary ...
Cryptograph Company, Providence, R.I., 1902
9
delivery
Riding the sawblade, his barefeet wedged slantwise between the teeth. Shirtless, ropily muscled. His body thin and sinewy and coiled like a bullwhip. Somali, by the looks of him. One of the man's eyes balloons outward. Mottled and fleshy and  ...
Jonathan R. Miller
10
A Vocabulary of English Rhymes Arranged on a New Plan
Samuel W. Barnum 34 TBIPLK >r RHYMES, Op — t. U topla borable tex torial cor nu copia a dorable tu torial de plorable seign iorial soapiest, &c. re storable im me morial [OpI, p. 483] in cor poreal a dorably pro fes sorial ropily de plorably in ...
Samuel W. Barnum, 1904

4 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «ROPILY»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term ropily is used in the context of the following news items.
1
Dean Richards says Newcastle Falcons' X-factor can hurt Leicester …
They started off the season a little bit ropily but in fairness have hit a bit of form over the last few months. They quite easily dispatched a Sale team last week who ... «ChronicleLive, Mar 15»
2
Are amateur musicians lesser artists than professionals? Not this one
... I heard it in the same week I'd been listening to a Melodya release of old, remastered tapes that have Ravel playing the Sonatine and other things quite ropily. «Telegraph.co.uk, May 13»
3
At the Movies: The Greatest Reverse Product Placements Of All Time
While 2006's Idiocracy was a box office bomb (in part because it was never ropily released), the film has a major cult following. It's that following that generated ... «brandchannel.com, Dec 11»
4
PES 2012 review
These are all played out in ropily animated cutscenes, but do add a charming flavour to your career. However, on occasion, some of these little quirks are just ... «Telegraph.co.uk, Oct 11»

REFERENCE
« EDUCALINGO. Ropily [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/ropily>. Oct 2019 ».
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