- A woman's garment covering the upper chest, a halter top.
- A rope with a noose, for hanging criminals; the gallows rope.
- One who halts or limps; a cripple.
- A bitless headpiece of rope or straps, placed on the head of animals such as cattle or horses to lead or tie them.
- To place a halter on.
"What do you mean, you didn't halter the horses when we stopped for the night?"