corral corral  /kə ˈræl/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a pen for cattle
  2. (v) enclose in a corral
  3. (v) arrange wagons so that they form a corral
  4. (v) collect or gather

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. Horses cannot be roped or driven successfully in a corral with square corners.
  2. Suddenly, a 500-m-wide corral is filled with the rhythmic lowing of a vast reindeer herd running at full gallop.
  3. And there were other prominent local leaders sometimes difficult to corral.

News

  1. Justin Rose invokes Ben Hogan, wins US Open

    NEOGA — Gunfire rang throughout town Saturday afternoon when four cowboys took off on horseback at the Neoga Days Corral. Puffs of smoke clear… Simply Faith Southern Gospel Trio will be performing at 7 p.m. today, at The Ole’ Country Church, 108 N. Main, Findlay.
    on June 17, 2013     Source: Journal Gazette & Times-Courier

  2. Lincecum gets no run support as Braves top Giants

    NEOGA — Gunfire rang throughout town Saturday afternoon when four cowboys took off on horseback at the Neoga Days Corral. Puffs of smoke clear… Simply Faith Southern Gospel Trio will be performing at 7 p.m. today, at The Ole’ Country Church, 108 N. Main, Findlay.
    on June 17, 2013     Source: Journal Gazette & Times-Courier

  3. Tigers lose 2-1 to Bruins at College World Series

    NEOGA — Gunfire rang throughout town Saturday afternoon when four cowboys took off on horseback at the Neoga Days Corral. Puffs of smoke clear… Simply Faith Southern Gospel Trio will be performing at 7 p.m. today, at The Ole’ Country Church, 108 N. Main, Findlay.
    on June 17, 2013     Source: Journal Gazette & Times-Courier

Quotes

  1. "The bottom line is, it really doesn't matter what the president thinks about who will win the Democratic primary," Perino said. "There's going to be a showdown at the OK Corral and they'll figure out whose going to be the nominee and from...
    on Sep 24, 2007 By: Dana Perino Source: Chicago Tribune

  2. "Back when I was in Calgary and we looked up the road at the Edmonton Oilers . . . I had lunch with a rancher one day," Fletcher recalled. "I said, 'Boy, we've got to straighten this thing out in a hurry.' He said, 'Cliff, the corral is full...
    on Apr 7, 2008 By: Cliff Fletcher Source: Globe and Mail

  3. "I just gotta get through it," Norwood said of the chemotherapy regimen. "They think they can corral (the cancer). I just gotta get through it."
    on Jan 12, 2007 By: Charlie Norwood Source: Washington Post

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