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corral
American English: /kəˈræl/
British English: /kəˈrɑːl/

Translation of corral in Spanish:

noun

  • 1 (for animals)
    Example sentences
    • The Punchestown Boys rode into town saying they were going to build a corral for cattle and horses that would be good for the town.
    • The adult tick does not feed and may live in and around corrals, barns and cattle loafing areas for a year or more waiting to mate.
    • Solar-powered gates can be used at the end of residential driveways, on rural access roads, for livestock corrals, and in many other areas.

transitive verb (British English) -ll-

  • 1
    (cattle)
    encorralar
    (person)
    acorralar
    she was corraled by reporters
    la acorralaron los periodistas
    Example sentences
    • I once read an article about a guy who corralled a herd of particularly wily mustangs by just quietly pushing them from 3 miles back.
    • Farmers were busy corralling animals that had climbed over snow banks and strayed from their land.
    • We went into the woods and beat the trees with sticks until all manner of livestock stampeded out and were corralled into our barn.
    Example sentences
    • There was one debate over where they would all sleep and whether they would all be moved into particular areas so that they would be corralled together.
    • Cars, which run on a vegetable oil fuel called biodiesel, are corralled together instead of parked outside each residence.
    • I managed to get out just before the riot squad made a shield tunnel and corralled the crowd.
  • 2
    (wagons)
    formar un círculo con
    Example sentences
    • As the wagons were corralled into an even tighter circle at the Crescent, the Trust arrived like the cavalry in the nick of time.
    • Next day, Sully led his army back toward the corralled wagon train on Heart River, reaching the anxious civilians on the evening of July 31.

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