hair rope

hair rope
   See hair lariat

Cowboy Talk. A Dictionary of Spanish Terms. . 2013.

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  • hair lariat —    Watts refers to this as a lariat made with horsehair. It is used for tying, but is too lightweight to be used for throwing animals.    Also called hair reata, hair rope …   Vocabulario Vaquero

  • rope — [rōp] n. [ME rop < OE rap, akin to Ger reif (Goth raip) < IE * reip , rag, piece of cloth < base * rei , to tear > REAP, REEF2] 1. a thick, strong cord made of intertwisted strands of fiber, thin wires, leather strips, etc. 2. [pl.]… …   English World dictionary

  • Rope — This article is about non metallic ropes. For other uses, see Rope (disambiguation). Coils of rope used for long line fishing A rope is a length of fibres, twisted or braided together to improve strength for pulling and connecting. It has tensile …   Wikipedia

  • hair — Synonyms and related words: a continental, a curse, a damn, a darn, a hoot, ace, animal fiber, artificial fiber, atom, bagatelle, bauble, bean, bibelot, bit, bowshot, braids, brass farthing, brief span, bristle, button, cambric tea, capillament,… …   Moby Thesaurus

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  • White rope — White White (hw[imac]t), a. [Compar. {Whiter} (hw[imac]t [ e]r); superl. {Whitest}.] [OE. whit, AS. hw[imac]t; akin to OFries. and OS. hw[=i]t, D. wit, G. weiss, OHG. w[=i]z, hw[=i]z, Icel. hv[=i]tr, Sw. hvit, Dan. hvid, Goth. hweits, Lith.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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  • cabestro — (Sp. model spelled same [kabéstro] < Latin capistrum halter )    1) DARE: 1805. Originally a halter or tether made of a hair rope. Watts notes that its original meaning was broadened to refer to any hair rope, or even to a reata, which is… …   Vocabulario Vaquero

  • plait — 1 verb (T) BrE to twist 3 long pieces of hair, rope etc over and under each other to make one long piece; braid 2 AmE: a plaited leather belt | She plaited her hair hurriedly. 2 noun (C) BrE a length of something, especially hair, made by… …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English