rope sth/somewhere off Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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rope sth/somewhere off

phrasal verb with rope uk   /rəʊp/  us   /roʊp/ verb [T usually + adv/prep]
to ​surround an ​area or ​place with ​ropes in ​order to ​keeppeople out: The ​policeroped off the ​scene of the ​crime.
(Definition of rope sth/somewhere off from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “rope sth/somewhere off”
in Chinese (Simplified) 用绳围起, 用绳索圈起…
in Chinese (Traditional) 用繩圍起, 用繩索圈起…
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