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las·so

 (lăs′ō, lă-so͞o′)
n. pl. las·sos or las·soes
A long rope with a running noose at one end, used especially to catch horses and cattle. Also called lariat.
tr.v. las·soed, las·so·ing, las·sos or las·soes
To catch, tie, or attach with or as if with a lasso.

[Spanish lazo, from Vulgar Latin *laceum, noose; see lace.]

las′so·er n.

lasso

(læˈsuː; ˈlæsəʊ)
n, pl -sos or -soes
a long rope or thong with a running noose at one end, used (esp in America) for roping horses, cattle, etc; lariat
vb, -sos, -soes, -soing or -soed
(tr) to catch with or as if with a lasso
[C19: from Spanish lazo, ultimately from Latin laqueus noose]
lasˈsoer n

las•so

(ˈlæs oʊ, læˈsu)

n., pl. -sos, -soes, 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 if with a lasso.
[1760–70; < Sp lazo < Latin laqueus noose, bond; compare lace]
las′so•er, n.

lasso


Past participle: lassoed
Gerund: lassoing

Imperative
lasso
lasso
Present
I lasso
you lasso
he/she/it lassos/lassoes
we lasso
you lasso
they lasso
Preterite
I lassoing
you lassoing
he/she/it lassoing
we lassoing
you lassoing
they lassoing
Present Continuous
I am lassoing
you are lassoing
he/she/it is lassoing
we are lassoing
you are lassoing
they are lassoing
Present Perfect
I have lassoed
you have lassoed
he/she/it has lassoed
we have lassoed
you have lassoed
they have lassoed
Past Continuous
I was lassoing
you were lassoing
he/she/it was lassoing
we were lassoing
you were lassoing
they were lassoing
Past Perfect
I had lassoed
you had lassoed
he/she/it had lassoed
we had lassoed
you had lassoed
they had lassoed
Future
I will lasso
you will lasso
he/she/it will lasso
we will lasso
you will lasso
they will lasso
Future Perfect
I will have lassoed
you will have lassoed
he/she/it will have lassoed
we will have lassoed
you will have lassoed
they will have lassoed
Future Continuous
I will be lassoing
you will be lassoing
he/she/it will be lassoing
we will be lassoing
you will be lassoing
they will be lassoing
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been lassoing
you have been lassoing
he/she/it has been lassoing
we have been lassoing
you have been lassoing
they have been lassoing
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been lassoing
you will have been lassoing
he/she/it will have been lassoing
we will have been lassoing
you will have been lassoing
they will have been lassoing
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been lassoing
you had been lassoing
he/she/it had been lassoing
we had been lassoing
you had been lassoing
they had been lassoing
Conditional
I would lasso
you would lasso
he/she/it would lasso
we would lasso
you would lasso
they would lasso
Past Conditional
I would have lassoed
you would have lassoed
he/she/it would have lassoed
we would have lassoed
you would have lassoed
they would have lassoed
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Lasso - Belgian composer (1532-1594)
2.lasso - a long noosed rope used to catch animalslasso - a long noosed rope used to catch animals
running noose, slip noose, noose - a loop formed in a cord or rope by means of a slipknot; it binds tighter as the cord or rope is pulled
rope - a strong line
Verb1.lasso - catch with a lasso; "rope cows"
capture, catch, get - succeed in catching or seizing, especially after a chase; "We finally got the suspect"; "Did you catch the thief?"
Translations
وَهَق: حَبْل بِطَرَفِه أُنْشوطَهيُمْسِك بالحَبْل
lasozalasovatchytit lasem
fange med lassolasso
lassolassota
lasszólasszózmeglasszóz
snarasnara, slöngvivaîur
kilpinėlasaspagauti su lasu
ķert ar lasolaso
chytiť lasomlaso
kementkementle tutmak/yakalamak

lasso

[læˈsuː]
A. N (lassos or lassoes (pl)) → lazo m
B. VTlazar, coger con el lazo

lasso

[læˈsuː]
nlasso m
vtattraper au lasso

lasso

n pl <-(e)s> → Lasso m or nt
vtmit dem Lasso einfangen

lasso

[læˈsuː]
1. nlazo m inv, laccio
2. vtprendere al lazo or al laccio

lasso

(lӕˈsuː) plural lasˈso(e)s noun
a long rope with a loop which tightens when the rope is pulled, used for catching wild horses etc.
verbpresent tense lasˈsoes: past tense, past participle lasˈsoed
to catch with a lasso. The cowboy lassoed the horse.
References in classic literature ?
To the astonishment of that little world, I lassoed Sir Lamorak de Galis, and after him Sir Galahad.
A HUNTER who had lassoed a Bear was trying to disengage himself from the rope, but the slip-knot about his wrist would not yield, for the Bear was all the time pulling in the slack with his paws.
As a result he lassoed a member of the patrol and the smuggler got away.