on the ropes

투고자: Calusarul, 火, 23/04/2013 - 13:48

Idiomatic translations of "on the ropes"

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Meanings of "on the ropes"


(iz boksa) kada si u kutu, u teškoj situaciji

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(from boxing) being cornered, in a difficult situation

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Estar contra las cuerdas. - helenofila 6년 ago

"on the ropes" in lyrics

Perk-a-Cola (OST Call of Duty) - Tombstone

Seal the master plan with Tombstone!
It's Tombstone! It's Tombstone! It's Tombstone!
Health is drainin', you're on the ropes.
Death is waitin', don't lose your hopes.

Jaden Smith - GHOST

They live the most (they live the most)
I've been behind the scenes, I've been watching the ropes
(I'm on the ropes)
She put her hand on my neck, she on the slopes, ice (ice)

Alessia Cara - Trust My Lonely

My world is brighter by itself
And I can do better, do better
You and I were swayin' on the ropes
I found my footing on my own


Don't leave this town my dear
Don't leave even for the day
I'm on the ropes again
I need you as I am

Lost Frequencies - Recognise

Feel like I'm losing time (Yeah)
Here we go, here we go again
On the ropes, on the ropes
It's not me, yeah (Hey)

One OK Rock - Can't Wait

Now my
Back's on the ropes
Got nowhere to go

One OK Rock - Can't Wait

Now my
Back's on the ropes
Got nowhere to go

Die Atzen - Party (I Wanna Live It Up)

Atzen rap my flow
No boredom
We aren't on the ropes<fn>meaning: "we aren't spent/tired yet"</fn>
We are always partying

BOBI - Smoke

And we could make it last 'cause I can't say no
But i'm scared of getting burned if I get too close
And now you got me where you want me cause i'm on the ropes
Baby, don't make me rush

Noah Cyrus - Make Me (Cry)

Your kiss is like an antidote
I'm fightin' like I'm Ali
But you got me on the ropes

Blink-182 - Pretty Little Girl

Nineteen, your eyes are glowing to my beating heart
Oh, it seems like it is fine as my hand is moving up your arm
And you never really know where it goes up until it starts
I got my eye on you

Mondo Marcio - Inside the box

They say Marcio is strong
Marcio doesn't give up
I guess it is valid when you're on the ropes
it's tragic how an innocent kid

Kyo - On the Ropes

You give, you give, you give and don't stop
You played, you played
It's on the ropes that we reveal ourselves, that we show our true colours

Adel Tawil - Flight of Ashes

(oh don't worry, on we go, the mailman brings another package)
Main thing is that the carousel in your head keeps on spinning
Honestly, everyone here can see that you are on the ropes
(I have experienced everything live what those rock stars talk about, no problem)

Tommee Profitt - Heroes Rise

There's always still hope
'Cause like a beacon we're shining
When the world's on the ropes

Otep - Apex Predator

She's so coy...

She's gnawing on the ropes
She's pulling at the hooks

Jennifer Rostock - Somewhere else

The accusation is part of every line in the conversations which only get mixed up, your promise is already on the ropes
We scratch open the wounds which don't heal anymore

LCD Soundsystem - I Can Change

But dashing the hopes dashing the hopes
And smashing the pride
The morning's got you on the ropes

Miracle of Sound - Gráinne Mhaol, Queen of Pirates

Never to be caught
Tangled on the ropes
Hacked away the lengthy locks

Mike Oldfield - Castaway

To see this through
One heart
Caught on the ropes
One love