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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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v. - Catch in or as if in a trap; Take or catch as if in a snare or trap.

Usage examples (35)
  • Technically officers can't "entrap" a citizen; however, according to
  • He suggested the only reason for such a visit would be to "entrap" him.
  • Why did TV3 use their prior knowledge of the book and its contents to "entrap" the Prime Minister?
  • Thus it serves to entrap prey on the way to drink. for more
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