What does 'Show someone the ropes' mean?
Meaning: If you show someone the ropes, you explain to someone new how things work and how to do a job.
Country: International English | Subject Area: General | Usage Type: Both or All Words Used
- Know the ropes
- Learn the ropes
- Different ropes for different folks
- All over the show
- Run the show
- Get the show on the road
- Steal the show
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