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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Devices in which things (usually animals) can be caught and penned.

Usage examples (36)
  • There's always free cheese in the mouse traps, but the mice there aren't happy.
  • Noun : Keep your trap shut
  • Verb (used with object) : to trap foxes
  • Verb (used without object) : He was busy trapping for more
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