The definition of a corral is a pen for holding animals or a circle of wagons to made for safety.(noun)
Corral is defined as to round up something or someone or to put into a pen.(verb)
An example of corral is for a cowboy to herd horses into a pen.
See corral in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: Sp < corro, a circle, ring < L currere, to run: see current
See corral in American Heritage Dictionary 4
Origin: , from Vulgar Latin *currāle, enclosure for carts
Origin: , from Latin currus, cart
Origin: , from currere, to run; see kers- in Indo-European roots.
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