[ foo t-rohp ]
/ ˈfʊtˌroʊp /
DO YOU KNOW THIS VOCABULARY FROM "THE HANDMAID'S TALE"?
"The Handmaid's Tale" was required reading for many of us in school. Everyone else has probably watched the very popular and addictive TV show. Do you remember this vocabulary from the book, and do you know what these terms mean?
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Words nearby footrope
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Example sentences from the Web for footrope
A footrope ran below the spar; one could balance oneself by its help and he vaguely distinguished somebody close by.Wyndham's Pal|Harold Bindloss
British Dictionary definitions for footrope
/ (ˈfʊtˌrəʊp) /
the part of a boltrope to which the foot of a sail is stitched
a rope fixed so as to hang below a yard to serve as a foothold
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