Results for trap

Definitions of trap:

part of speech: noun

An instrument for snaring animals: an ambush: a stratagem: a contrivance for hindering the passage of foul air from a waste- pipe, etc.

part of speech: verb transitive

To catch in a trap:- pr. p. trapping; pa. t. and pa. p. trapped.

part of speech: past tense, past participle

Trapped.

part of speech: verb transitive

To catch in, or as in, a snare or spring; to ambush or ensnare, as the enemy; to take by trick or stratagem; as, to trap a thief; to furnish with a trap, as a drain; colloquially, to dress up; adorn;.

part of speech: noun

TRAPPER.

part of speech: adjective

TRAPPEAN.

part of speech: present participle

Trapping.

part of speech: verb

To catch in a trap; to take by stratagem.

part of speech: noun

A term loosely applied to many rocks of volcanic origin, so called because lying often in steps or terraces.

part of speech: adjective

Pert. to trap- rocks; of the nature of trap.

part of speech: noun

A device, such as a snare or spring, to catch animals; an ambush ro snare; a bend in a drain by which the liquid prevents the escape of sewer gas; colloquially; a light, two- wheeled carriage; a kind of rock.

part of speech: verb transitive

To drape or adorn with gay clothes: to ornament:- pr. p. trapping; pa. t. and pa. p. trapped.

part of speech: noun

a light two- wheeled carriage

part of speech: noun

A machine that shuts suddenly or with a spring, used for taking game or vermin; any device by which men or animals may be caught unawares; a stratagem; a contrivance in drains in towns which prevents effluvia passing from them; a game, and the instr. used in it.

part of speech: verb intransitive

To set snares, etc., for game.

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