How to Pronounce noose?

Correct pronunciation for the word "noose" is [nˈuːs], [nˈuːs], [n_ˈuː_s].

"Noose" in context

The noose has an infamous reputation in history, conjuring up images of heinous acts of oppression and death. In the 18th and 19th century, it was widely used as a tool of public execution. Even today, the sight of a noose is enough to send shivers down the spine of many, a reminder of how we can hurt each other if our beliefs go unchecked.

In modern times, the noose has adopted different meanings and connotations. In the United States, it is closely associated with the history of racism, as it was used by white supremacists to symbolize the lynching of black people.

Usage over time for noose:

This graph shows how "noose" have occurred between 1800 and 2008 in a corpus of English books.

23 words made out of letters NOOSE

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