lassoer
noun see lasso I

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • lassoer — lasso ► NOUN (pl. lassos or lassoes) ▪ a rope with a noose at one end, used especially in North America for catching cattle. ► VERB (lassoes, lassoed) ▪ catch with a lasso. DERIVATIVES lassoer noun …   English terms dictionary

  • lassoer — pronunc at lasso+ə(r) noun ( s) : one that lassoes most skillful lassoer Arctic * * * lassoˈer (or /lasˈ/) noun • • • Main Entry: ↑lasso …   Useful english dictionary

  • lassoer — See lasso. * * * …   Universalium

  • lassoer — n. one who captures with a lasso, one who captures by throwing a rope with a noose at one end …   English contemporary dictionary

  • lassoer — las·so·er …   English syllables

  • lasso — lassoer, n. /las oh, la sooh /, n., pl. lassos, lassoes, v., lassoed, lassoing. n. 1. a long rope or line of hide or other material with a running noose at one end, used for roping horses, cattle, etc. v.t. 2. to catch with or as with a lasso.… …   Universalium

  • lasso — I. transitive verb Date: 1807 to capture with or as if with a lasso ; rope • lassoer noun II. noun (plural lassos or lassoes) Etymology: Spanish lazo, from Latin laqueus snare …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • lasso — [lə su:, lasəʊ] noun (plural lassos or lassoes) a rope with a noose at one end, used especially in North America for catching cattle. verb (lassoes, lassoing, lassoed) catch with a lasso. Derivatives lassoer …   English new terms dictionary

  • lasso — /læˈsu / (say la sooh) noun (plural lassos or lassoes) 1. a long rope or line of hide or other material, with a running noose at one end, used for catching horses, cattle, etc. –verb (t) (lassoed, lassoing) 2. to catch with a lasso. {Spanish lazo …   Australian English dictionary

  • lasso — ► NOUN (pl. lassos or lassoes) ▪ a rope with a noose at one end, used especially in North America for catching cattle. ► VERB (lassoes, lassoed) ▪ catch with a lasso. DERIVATIVES lassoer noun …   English terms dictionary

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