rodeo


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ro·de·o

 (rō′dē-ō′, rō-dā′ō)
n. pl. ro·de·os
1. A public competition or exhibition in which skills such as riding broncos or roping calves are displayed.
2. Archaic
a. A cattle roundup.
b. An enclosure for keeping cattle that have been rounded up.

[Spanish, corral, rodeo, from rodear, to surround, from rueda, wheel, from Latin rota; see ret- in Indo-European roots.]

rodeo

(ˈrəʊdɪˌəʊ)
n, pl -os
1. a display of the skills of cowboys, including bareback riding, steer wrangling, etc
2. (Agriculture) the rounding up of cattle for branding, counting, inspection, etc
3. (Agriculture) an enclosure for cattle that have been rounded up
[C19: from Spanish, from rodear to go around, from rueda a wheel, from Latin rota]

ro•de•o

(ˈroʊ diˌoʊ, roʊˈdeɪ oʊ)

n., pl. -de•os.
1. a public exhibition of cowboy skills, as bronco riding.
2. a roundup of cattle.
[1825–35; < Sp: derivative of rodear to go round, derivative of rueda wheel < Latin rota]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.rodeo - an exhibition of cowboy skillsrodeo - an exhibition of cowboy skills  
bronco busting - breaking a bronco to saddle
calf roping - capturing a calf with a lasso and binding its feet
steer roping - capturing a steer with a lasso
exhibition - the act of exhibiting; "a remarkable exhibition of musicianship"
2.rodeo - an enclosure for cattle that have been rounded up
pen - an enclosure for confining livestock
Translations
مُباراة رُكوب الخَيْل الجامِحَه
rodeo
rodeo
rodeó
ródeó, kúrekasÿning
rodeo
rodeo
rodeo

rodeo

[ˈrəʊdɪəʊ] Nrodeo m, charreada f (Mex)

rodeo

[ˈrəʊdiəʊ rəʊˈdeɪəʊ]
nrodéo m
modif [rider, performer] → de rodéo

rodeo

nRodeo nt

rodeo

[ˈrəʊdɪəʊ] nrodeo

rodeo

(ˈrəudiou) plural ˈrodeos noun
especially in the United States, a show or contest of riding, lassoing etc.
References in classic literature ?
Once every year there is a grand "rodeo," when all the cattle are driven down, counted, and marked, and a certain number separated to be fattened in the irrigated fields.
They also have a roping simulator they can use in the truck, she said, but they really enjoy going to their uncle's farm, where they get rodeo experience with live animals.
The Sheridan Police Department, Sheridan County Sheriffs Office and the Wyoming Highway Patrol (WHP) will have zero tolerance for drunk driving or DUI-related activities during rodeo week.
"The remarkable growth and success of Rodeo FX is truly inspiring and I'm ready and excited to be part of this outstanding team."
Judge Manuel Sese, founder of Rodeo Masbateno said that since the festivity was revived in 2013, there has been a noticeable improvement, not only in promoting the cattle industry but in boosting tourism in the province.
She didn't let that deter her from working toward her rodeo goals.
The OCA Ranch Rodeo has been a fundraiser for the Children's Hospital Foundation for 21 years, raising more than $500,000.
During her 2018 reign as Miss Rodeo Mississippi, Taylor enthusiastically represented her home state as she promoted the sport of rodeo and the agriculture industry.
During the Northwest Washington Fair this year, contestants, volunteers and spectators of the Lynden PRCA Rodeo wore pink shirts during competition to raise awareness of cancer.
Goat tying, a high school and college rodeo event created to prepare youth for calf roping, requires precise technique.
While it's hardly three blocks long, this particular stretch of Rodeo Drive is home to more than 100 high-profile stores, galleries, boutiques, restaurants and salons plus one 84-room hotel.
Many ranches in Hawaii have converted from cows to condos, but rodeo is still celebrated on the flanks of Maui's dormant Haleakala volcano.