Definition of rope off
- The police roped off the street for the summer festival.
- Part of the exhibit had been roped off.
: a large stout cord of strands of fibers or wire twisted or braided together
: a long slender strip of material used as rope
: a hangman's noose
: to bind, fasten, or tie with a rope or cord
: to partition, separate, or divide by a rope
: from a place or position
: at a distance in space or time
: from a course : aside
used as a function word to indicate physical separation or distance from a position of rest, attachment, or union
: to seaward of
: from the possession or charge of
: more removed or distant
: to go away : depart
: kill, murder
: competition : contest
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