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corral

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of corral

  1. an enclosure with an open framework for keeping animals <the horses live in our corral, along with a cow> Synonyms coop, cage, hutch, pen, poundRelated Words kennel, run; kraal, stockade; cote, dovecote (also dovecot), henhouse; fold, sheepfold; pigpen; aquarium, terrarium; live-box; fence




corral

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of corral

  1. 1 to close or shut in by or as if by barriers <corralled everyone in the conference room for a speech by the CEO> Synonyms box (in), cage, closet, coop (up), enclose, encage, encase, envelop, fence (in), hedge, hem (in), house, immure, include, mew (up), pen, wall (in)Related Words bound, circumscribe, confine, contain, limit, restrict; encircle, encompass, enfold, enframe, enlace, frame, ring, surround; armor, cocoon, encapsulate, encapsule, encyst, ensheathe, ensphere, enwomb

  2. 2 to take physical control or possession of (something) suddenly or forcibly <corralled a scattering of stray pens and quickly stuffed them in the drawer to tidy the desk> Synonyms bag, capture, collar, cop [slang], catch, get, glom, grab, grapple, hook, land, nab, nail, net, nobble [British slang], rap, seize, snag, snap (up), snare, snatch, trapRelated Words glove, halter, lasso, rope; apprehend, arrest, detain; bay, corner; clasp, clutch, fasten (on), fist, grasp, grip, hold, latch (on or onto), secure; rend, wrest; enmesh (also immesh), ensnare, entangle, entrap, mesh; abduct, kidnap, spirit (away or off)Near Antonyms discharge, free, liberate, release; drop, loosen, unhandAntonyms miss

  3. 3 to bring together in one body or place <corral all the members of the tour group in the lounge> Synonyms accumulate, amass, assemble, bulk (up), collect, concentrate, congregate, constellate, gather, garner, group, lump, pick up, round upRelated Words ball, batch, bunch, cluster, huddle; heap, pile, stack; band, brigade, muster, raise, rally; flock, herd, hive, pack, press, swarm, throng; combine, connect, join, link, merge, pool, unite; archive, arrange, collate, compile, organize, systematize; scrape (up or together); re-collect, regather, regroupNear Antonyms break up, disband, disintegrate, dissolve, separate, sever, split (up); dismiss, sendAntonyms dispel, disperse, dissipate, scatter




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