Thesaurus.com
Thesaurus / lasso
FEEDBACK

lasso

See definition of lasso on Dictionary.com

How to use lasso in a sentence

Next, I noticed Merlin gliding away from me; and then I noticed that my lasso was gone!
A CONNECTICUT YANKEE IN KING ARTHUR'S COURT, COMPLETEMARK TWAIN (SAMUEL CLEMENS)
At last one of the men mounted his horse, and set out with his lariat to lasso the refractory beast in true cow-boy style.
GOLD-SEEKING ON THE DALTON TRAILARTHUR R. THOMPSON
"I didn't know there was anybody up there," answered Sam, as the noose of the lasso slipped downward.
THE ROVER BOYS ON THE FARMARTHUR M. WINFIELD (AKA EDWARD STRATEMEYER)
My only weapons were a lasso made out of green kangaroo hide, fixed to the end of a long pole; and my bow and arrows.
THE ADVENTURES OF LOUIS DE ROUGEMONTLOUIS DE ROUGEMONT
Even the lasso—the weapon of the American aborigines of modern times—was there.
XERXESJACOB ABBOTT
Bo Rayner's little, booted feet were tied together with one end of a lasso and the other end trailed off over the ground.
THE MAN OF THE FORESTZANE GREY
Seeing that he was in eager pursuit of an animal which he wished to lasso, they followed him quietly and watched his movements.
MARTIN RATTLERR.M. BALLANTYNE
At the same moment the lasso broke, and the bull recovered its feet and continued its wild flight.
MARTIN RATTLERR.M. BALLANTYNE
The mameluco alighted, threw his lasso, drew out the corpse with it, and contemplated it.
THE GUIDE OF THE DESERTGUSTAVE AIMARD
And so saying, he bound him firmly with his lasso, notwithstanding his prodigious efforts to escape.
THE GUIDE OF THE DESERTGUSTAVE AIMARD
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
Choose the synonym for future
capacitor

WORDS RELATED TO LASSO

  • cable
  • cordage
  • hawser
  • lace
  • lanyard
  • lariat
  • lasso
  • strand
  • string
  • tape
  • thread
  • twine
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.