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Synonyms for noose

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. snare, gin, noosenoun

    a trap for birds or small mammals; often has a slip noose

    trap, gin rummy, running noose, cotton gin, snare drum, slip noose, side drum, snare, gin, knock rummy

  2. noose, running noose, slip nooseverb

    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, gin, slip noose, snare

  3. nooseverb

    make a noose in or of

  4. nooseverb

    secure with a noose

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Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. noosenoun

    hitch, running knot

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "noose":

    rope, knot, node, crux

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How to use noose in a sentence?

  1. President Richard Brodhead:

    One person put up that noose, but this is the multitude of people who got together to say that's not the Duke we want, that's not the Duke we're here for, and that's not the Duke we're here to create.

  2. Noelia Saldano:

    The president wants to wash her hands and blame everybody else and other governments, we have a noose around our necks. It's clear that the country is in bad shape.

  3. Anuj Somany:

    Getting married is also called tying the knot but wondering why it looks like a noose around the neck of the man only.

  4. Mike Pompeo:

    You watch the political and diplomatic noose tighten around Maduro's neck, cubans must understand too that there will be cost associated with continued support of Nicolas Maduro.

  5. Bubba Wallace:

    It was a noose, whether tied in 2019 or whatever, it was a noose.

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