noosePronunciation: (nOOs), [key]
—n., v., noosed, noos•ing.
a loop with a running knot, as in a snare, lasso, or hangman's halter, that tightens as the rope is pulled.
a tie or bond; snare.
to secure by or as by a noose.
to make a noose with or in (a rope or the like).
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