AskDefine | Define roper

Dictionary Definition



1 a decoy who lures customers into a gambling establishment (especially one with a fixed game)
2 a cowboy who uses a lasso to rope cattle or horses
3 a craftsman who makes ropes [syn: ropemaker, rope-maker]

User Contributed Dictionary



  1. Agent noun of rope; one who uses a rope, especially one who throws a lariat.

Extensive Definition

Roper may refer to:
In general usage
In modern culture
roper in German: Roper
roper in Dutch: Roper
roper in Polish: Roper
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