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ropey

/ˈrəʊpɪ/
adjective ropier, ropiest
1.
(Brit, informal)
  1. inferior or inadequate
  2. slightly unwell; below par
2.
(of a viscous or sticky substance) forming strands or filaments
3.
resembling a rope: ropey muscles
Derived Forms
ropily, adverb
ropiness, noun
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ropy

adjective

Of low quality; bad; inferior; unsatisfactory (1942+)


The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
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