Lasso definitions

lăs'ō, lă-so͝o'
A long rope with a running noose at one end, used especially to catch horses and cattle.
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To catch, tie, or attach with or as if with a lasso.
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A long rope or leather thong with a sliding noose at one end, used to catch cattle or wild horses.
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To catch with or as with a lasso.
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An image editing tool that enables you to select an irregular object by dragging the mouse around it (while the mouse button is held down) and letting go. You do not have to join the ends together. When the mouse button is released, the two ends are connected automatically.
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A long rope with a sliding loop on one end, generally used in ranching to catch cattle and horses.
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(computing) An image-editing function allowing the user to capture an irregularly-shaped object by drawing an approximate outline.
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To catch with a lasso.
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Origin of lasso

From Spanish lazo, from Vulgar Latin *laceum, from Latin laqueus.