1. [ noun ] a trap for birds or small mammals; often has a noose
Synonyms: gin snare
Related terms: trap slipknot gin
2. [ verb ] secure with a noose
Related terms: fasten
3. [ verb ] make a noose in or of
Related terms: loop
4. [ noun ] (transportation) a loop formed in a cord or rope by means of a slipknot; it binds tighter as the cord or rope is pulled
Synonyms: slip_noose running_noose
Related terms: loop loop clinch clinch lasso hangman's_rope slipknot
Similar spelling:   nose