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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

The act or process of entrapping.

Usage examples (21)
  • Verb (used with object), : to be ensnared by lies; to ensnare birds
  • Wouldn't it be better if the delegates were held until they could counter possible super delegate ensnarement?
  • Bizot pulled out his Moleskine notebook and, with minimal ensnarement, unsnapped the elastic, and began to note.
  • Drug smugglers are getting back to business: After a couple months of going (even more) underground, America's drug smugglers have overcome their fear of ensnarement in... for more
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