Definition of lariat in English:
A rope used as a lasso or for tethering.
- Their stocky Indian driver, pigtailed and black-hatted, followed them astride a mule and quirted their hindquarters with a length of rope which he swung like a lariat.
- Shebala and his son Sheldon, 24, used lariats to tie up one of the animals legs force it to lie on the ground.
- A gaggle of cowboys walk by en route to the rodeo tent, lariats swinging.
Words that rhyme with lariatchariot, Harriet, Judas Iscariot, Marryat
Definition of lariat in:
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