Definitions

Sorry, no definitions found.

Etymologies

Sorry, no etymologies found.

Examples

  • Almost fillet-like in shape, it has dark red meat, rope-like texture don't let that deter you and great depth of flavour.

    The perfect steak for you

  • From the other end of the inner flank, just above the liver and kidney, this is a flat sheet of meat, well marbled, with a rope-like texture and a delicate flavour.

    The perfect steak for you

  • A rope-like cord connecting the fetus to the placenta.

    Glossary

  • Her dress is made of thick, rope-like material that adds an inch to her circumference and bundles her sharp bones into convenient arm candy.

    Smart Bar

  • Beelzebimbo was wearing her rope-like hair in two side clumps, making her look like Pippi Deathstalking, the beloved children's character that teaches kids how to steal, and how to properly assault the disabled: No, no, Susie.

    Tallulah Morehead: Survivor 21: Infants vs Senior Citizens: Libertards Gone Wild

  • The “bricks” are squamous cells durable keratinocytes that will eventually move up to the stratum corneum and be sloughed off held together with rope-like bridges.

    Simple Skin Beauty

  • She would fill this pot, on the bank of the river and would use a snake which was nearby, turning it into a rope-like convolution and placing it on her head, so that it supported the pot.

    Archive 2009-08-01

  • Birkeland currents often show filamentary, or twisted "rope-like" magnetic structure, and they create the aurora Borealis and Australis when they reach the upper atmosphere.

    What was the Norway Spiral? | Universe Today

  • Use your right hand to grab your left "shoulder" (upper trapezius), find the thick, rope-like top of the muscle group and squeeze, release, squeeze, release, just like washing a rag.

    Olivia Rosewood: Unplug And Recharge: The Trapeze Squeeze

  • The shredded venison with achiote and picked onions was my favorite- it had a very chewy texture that was strange at first, then became addictive….each rope-like piece was so flavorful and, when rolled in warm, handmade corn tortillas, was pretty much all you needed with any cocktail.

    Archive 2008-04-01

Wordnik is becoming a not-for-profit! Read our announcement here.

Comments

Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.