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  Words related to noose

Related / Similar Words: running noose, slip noose, snare, gin

 

Definition:
  • a loop formed in a cord or rope by means of a slipknot; it binds tighter as the cord or rope is pulled;
  • a trap for birds or small mammals; often has a noose;
  • secure with a noose;
  • make a noose in or of;

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    Hyponyms: clinch, clench

     

    Part Meronyms: hangman's rope, hangman's halter, halter, hemp, hempen necktie, lasso, lariat, riata, reata

     

    Derivational Morphology: gin, trap, entrap, snare, ensnare, trammel, running noose, slip noose

     

    Anagrams: nones

     

     
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