or slip noose
- a noose with a knot that slides along the rope, thus forming a noose that tightens as the rope is pulled.
Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018
Examples from the Web for slipnoose
This done, he made a slipnoose on one end of a piece of twine.
Those bought at stores have a metal knot or honda through which the slipnoose runs; but cowboys and Boy Scouts do not need this.
British Dictionary definitions for slipnoose
- a noose made with a slipknot, so that it tightens when pulled
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