Two sets of conditions are responsible for these ropy or slimy milks.
As he rose, ropy tentacles twined about him, and he saw what had saved him.
The beard is ropy and unnatural; it is, however, an imposing sort of figure.
Why, I'd rather have a good navy revolver to fight with than this ropy thing!
This water had probably been there for years, and was as ropy as molasses.