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corral

cor·ral

corral

 
 
pronunciation:
k rael
parts of speech:
noun, verb
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part of speech: noun
definition: an area with a fence around it. Corrals are used to keep horses and cattle from wandering away.
 
part of speech: verb
inflections: corralled, corralling, corrals
definition: to drive into or keep in or as if in a corral.
The cowboys corralled the horses.
Word Parts
The word corral contains the following part:
cur1, curr, cor1, corr, curs, cour1, cours Latin root that means to run