Simple Definition of rodeo
: an event in which people compete at riding horses and bulls, catching animals with ropes, etc.
Full Definition of rodeoplural
1 : roundup
2 a : a public performance featuring bronco riding, calf roping, steer wrestling, and Brahma bull riding b : a contest resembling a rodeo
Origin and Etymology of rodeo
Spanish, from rodear to surround, from rueda wheel, from Latin rota — more at roll
First Known Use: 1834
Definition of rodeo
: to participate in a rodeo
First Known Use of rodeo
RODEO Defined for Kids
Definition of rodeo for Students
: an exhibition that features cowboy skills (as riding and roping)
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