Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR ROPING

I was watching them while they were roping that old countryman.

Listen: I have observed that the roping stitches on that sail have been cut!

The cowmen were roping and rushing the stock that did not belong to them.

The animal started to move away, and Buck lost no time in roping him.

I was just over on the dock doing some roping stunts with Curly.

Instead of roping it by the horns, you nearly jerk its tail off!

The cowboy who is successful in roping the steer must then mount and ride him.

After roping and riding them all we got them together and headed for home.

But I was not aware that you had engaged in roping or harnessing the animal.

They are after me on the men, but appear to be roping you in on the boys.