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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A trap for catching rats; Filthy run-down dilapidated housing; A difficult entangling situation.

Usage examples (29)
  • By the time it became my home it was quite a rattrap.
  • "Now let's get out of this rattrap," Soneji/Murphy said from the back.
  • This is the worst mess he's seen in several dozen old-rattrap renovations.
  • Under the sink sat an old rattrap identical to the two that I had taken earlier. for more
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