A temporary substitute for a curb is made by noosing a string, and putting the noose round the horse's lower jaw.
"The Art of Travel" by Francis Galton
She suspended the noose, wherewith she strangled herself.
"The Tragedies of Euripides, Volume I." by Euripides
On the completion of one full year, one such noose is loosened.
"The Mahabharata of Krishna-Dwaipayana Vyasa, Volume 1"
In thy (six) other arms thou bearest a vessel, a lotus, a bell, a noose, a bow, a large discus, and various other weapons.
"The Mahabharata of Krishna-Dwaipayana Vyasa, Volume 2"
A slip-noose is so arranged that the tiger thrusts his head through it in order to reach the meat with which the cord holding the tree is baited.
"Across India" by Oliver Optic
Running open the noose of the lariat, she dropped it surely over his shoulders.
"A Daughter of the Dons" by William MacLeod Raine
A rope with a noose in it was swung close to him.
"Stories of American Life and Adventure" by Edward Eggleston
A third Mexican threw his lasso, but the noose only touched his flying tail.
"The Texan Scouts" by Joseph A. Altsheler
If they deliberately put their necks into the noose, who can pity them?
"Willy Reilly The Works of William Carleton, Volume One" by William Carleton
Yet another complete circle, and, tearing at the noose, he managed to get his head free.
"The Master Mystery" by Arthur B. Reeve and John W. Grey
The noose was at its throat when I called for help.
"Jack Sheppard" by William Harrison Ainsworth
He was as unnerved as a condemned criminal waiting for the noose.
"The Sheriff's Son" by William MacLeod Raine
Each noose should be about four inches in diameter.
"Camp Life in the Woods and the Tricks of Trapping and Trap Making" by William Hamilton Gibson
Large snakes are caught in nooses attached to the ground or hanging from trees.
"The Mafulu" by Robert W. Williamson
A cord running from the noose to the end of the stick allows the fisherman to draw up the noose as he desires.
"The Wild Tribes of Davao District, Mindanao" by Fay-Cooper Cole
Bring hither a cord," called D'Aulnay, "and noose it over this lady's head.
"The Lady of Fort St. John" by Mary Hartwell Catherwood
Gleaming form of sable splendour, blood-red was his sparkling eye, And a fatal noose he carried, grim and godlike, dark and high!
"Maha-bharata" by Anonymous
He goes and lays his noose around the necks of the men he has singled out without any one seeing him.
"Debit and Credit" by Gustav Freytag
On this he made a running noose.
"The Dog Crusoe and his Master" by R.M. Ballantyne
A noose for me, and a noose for the Pope!
"Russian Fairy Tales" by W. R. S. Ralston
Each snarling lash of the stormy sea
Curled like a hungry tongue.
One desperate splash--and no use to me
The noose that swung!
"Rescue" by Jean Starr Untermeyer
Aye! I could take her by the throat
More sure than hangman’s noose,
And set my teeth and set my nails,
And hate would set my thews.
And fling her to the drought-starved swine,
Were all my brethren Jews.
"The Peace Maker" by Henry Lawson
How well she knows to cast the noose,
And yet not pay the cattle tax!
She casts the noose on me with her hair,
She captures me with her eye;
She curbs me with her necklace,
She brands me with her seal ring.
"How Well She Knows To Cast The Noose" by Anonymous Africas
Three days were scarcely turned about
Before the Parson was sought out,
To tye a knot 'twixt man and wife,
Which very often galls for life,
Though he's a fee to make the noose,
They'd double it to set them loose.
"The Wager" by William Hutton
"The moss, that creeps from bough to bough,
And hangs in many a dull festoon;—
There, peeping through thy curtain, thou
Mayest catch some 'glimpses of the moon';
Or, better, twist of it a string,
Noose in thy neck, repent, and—swing!"
"The Gag" by John Pierpont
On a far night, the glinting pine needles
Accepted lettings of remorseful tears.
On a far night, the skies were frosty-white,
The lofty pine clutched the hanging noose.
Love made descent on the lofty pine,
He was suspended in the posture of prayer.
"Aerial Strangulation" by Sakutaro Hagiwara
Display follows noose left at library last week.
Noose-Door Columbia Prof Claims Computers Hacked in Plagiarism Hunt.
Noose placed around employee's neck .
Noose on empty chair display causes concern in Horry County.
Noose placed around employee's neck.
Manning admits at WikiLeaks hearing to making a noose .
Soldier charged in WikiLeaks case, admits making noose .
I Made Noose After 2010 Arrest.
On Second Day On Stand, WikiLeaks Suspect Manning Admits He Made Noose .
An Army private charged with leaking classified material to WikiLeaks says he tied a bedsheet into a noose while considering suicide during his pretrial confinement.
Bradley Manning's noose shown at hearing.
What's Good for the Noose is Good for the Pander.
D.C.'s dangerous debt noose .
Obama " Noose " Sign Draws Fire.
The sign reads "Hang in there Obama" with a picture of a noose .