noun. ['ˈnuːs'] a loop formed in a cord or rope by means of a slipknot; it binds tighter as the cord or rope is pulled.
- running noose
- slip noose
- hangman's rope
- hempen necktie
- hangman's halter
- open circuit
Words that Rhyme with Noose
Example sentences of the word noose
Tie the wire to the noose and extract the fish tape to pull the wire into place.
2. Noun, singular or mass
Thread the other end of the line through the small loop to form a noose.
Quotes containing the word noose
1. Love is a circular emotion that surrounds you, like a hug. Or a noose.
- Jarod Kintz, Love quotes for the ages. And the ageless sages.
2. I love you because I love you, and if you don’t like it you can use my circular logic as a noose and hang yourself.
- Jarod Kintz, Love quotes for the ages. Specifically ages 18-81.
3. Quicksand is nature’s way of saying slow down. Me pushing you in quicksand is my way of saying be still and let me love you. Isn’t it funny how a lasso looks like a noose?
- Jarod Kintz, This Book is Not FOR SALE
verb. ['ˈnuːs'] secure with a noose.
noun. ['ˈnuːs'] a trap for birds or small mammals; often has a slip noose.
verb. ['ˈnuːs'] make a noose in or of.