Translation of "rope" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun uk /rəʊp/ us /roʊp/

very thick, strong string

jump rope US UK skip

to jump over a rope while you or two other people move it over and then under your body again and again

saltar a la comba
I jump rope for ten minutes every day to keep fit.

(Translation of “rope” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


noun /rəup/

(a) thick cord, made by twisting together lengths of hemp, nylon etc

He tied it with a (piece of) rope
a skipping rope.
rope-ladder noun

a ladder made of rope.

escala de cuerda
rope in phrasal verb

to include; to persuade to join in

arrastrar/enganchar a alguien
We roped him in to help.
rope off phrasal verb

to put a rope round or across (a place) in order to prevent people going in

The end of the room was roped off for the most important guests.

(Translation of “rope” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)