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Adjective
Caught in a trap
“He froze like a trapped animal.”
Adjective
Firmly fixed in place or shut
Adjective
Led astray
Adjective
In a cage
Adjective
Tangled or twisted together
Adjective
Mentally enchanted, held
Adjective
Left without the means to move from somewhere
Verb
To have captured by force
Verb
Past tense for to catch, or became caught, with a trap
“If they found their way into the wilds north of the Harlem River, it was to hunt and trap the wild animals which everywhere abounded.”
Verb
Past tense for to catch, or become caught, in a trap or difficult situation
“These scoundrels are thoroughly unconcerned with who they trap in their web of lies and deceit.”
Verb
Past tense for to confine in an enclosed room or space
“He prepared to draw the spirit out and trap it in the cage, freeing this place of its haunt.”
Verb
Past tense for to catch, or become stuck or caught, in or on something
“One of the best ways of stopping the ball with your feet is to trap it between the heel of one foot and the ground.”
Verb
Past tense for to take possession or control of something, especially something elusive
“Martia was finally able to trap the naughty dog and bring him into her home.”
Verb
Past tense for to trick or deceive with a ploy or ruse
“The whole island has conspired to trap their unwitting visitor within a narrative woven especially to suit him.”
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