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noun noose pronunciation in American English /nus/
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    [singular] a dangerous situation that is difficult to escape from
    put/stick/place your head in a noose (=to put yourself in a dangerous situation): Politically, the party has put its head in a noose.
    tighten the noose (=to make a situation more difficult to escape from): The international community was tightening the economic noose around South Africa’s neck.


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