Definition of lasso:
bag, corral, cast, big game, leash, brand, blood sports, bait, Roland de Lassus, riata, dairy, crate, cattle prod, noose, orlando di lasso, rope, bite, angling, cow town, dip, crook, reata, lariat, capture.
- "The Mysterious Rider", Zane Grey.
Pierre, with his knife in his hand, was about to plunge it into the heart of the Indian; but I shouted out to him to desist, and Long Sam drawing tight the lasso, the next instant dragged the Indian clear of his frightened steed, which galloped off leaving him utterly helpless.- "Adventures in the Far West", W.H.G. Kingston.
- "Northern California, Oregon, and the Sandwich Islands", Charles Nordhoff.