rope (n.)
[cry of derision, imitating a parrot's cry] hangman's rope, halter
1H6 I.iii.53[Gloucester to Winchester] I cry a rope, a rope!
Tem I.i.31[Gonzalo to all, of the Boatswain] Make the rope of his destiny our cable
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