Entrap

• (v. t.) To catch in a trap; to insnare; hence, to catch, as in a trap, by artifices; to involve in difficulties or distresses; to catch or involve in contradictions; as, to be entrapped by the devices of evil men.
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Entrap

En·trap' transitive verb [ imperfect & past participle Entrapped ; present participle & verbal noun Entrapping .] [ Prefix en- + trap : confer Old French entraper .] To catch in a trap; to insnare; hence, to catch, ...
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entrap

To catch in a trap; to insnare; hence, to catch, as in a trap, by artifices; to involve in difficulties or distresses; to catch or involve in contradictions; as, to be entrapped by the devices of evil men. 'A golden mesh, to entrap the hearts of men.' (Shak) ... Synonym: To insnare, inveigle, tangle, decoy, entangle. ... Origin: Pref. En- + trap: c...
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