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On the ropes (meaning and synonyms)

Posted by Jerry Vaughn on September 30, 1999

I would like help with this phrase. Although I know how it was used in one specific case, I would like to learn more about its meaning. I would also like to hear about a couple of synonyms or alternative ways to say the same thing. Please accept anticipated thanks for the help.
Jerry.