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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A fenced in place for holding horses, cattle, or sheep.

Usage examples (38)
  • We rounded up the horses and herded them into the corral.
  • corral the horses
  • The corral is at the head of a steep little canyon or gulch, back in the hills where all these bigger canyons head.
  • In the corral were a little stable, a wagon-shed, and a poultry-house. for more
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  • A "chorale" is a hymn or psalm that is sung, while something that is "choral" is something that pertains to music for a choir. "Coral" is a reef formed of marine skeletons, while a "corral" is an animal holding pen.
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