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lasso

noun [C]  us   /ˈlæs·oʊ, læˈsu/ (plural lassos or lassoes)
a long rope with one end tied in a circle that can be tightened, used for catching horses and cattle

lasso

verb [T]  us   /ˈlæs·oʊ, læˈsu/ (present tense lassoes, present participle lassoing, past tense and past participle lassoed)
to catch horses and cattle with a long rope with one end tied in a circle that can be tightened: The terrified pony was finally lassoed.
Translations of “lasso”
in Vietnamese dây thòng lọng…
in Spanish lazo…
in Thai บ่วงเชือก…
in Malaysian laso, tanjul…
in French lasso…
in German das Lasso…
in Chinese (Traditional) 繩套,套索…
in Indonesian laso…
in Chinese (Simplified) 绳套,套索…
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