American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition
- v. To take or catch in or as if in a snare. See Synonyms at catch.
Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- See insnare, insnarer.
GNU Webster's 1913
- v. To catch in a snare. See insnare.
- v. take or catch as if in a snare or trap
- v. catch in or as if in a trap
- From en- + snare. (Wiktionary)
“We already knew that the FBI showed up at the home of John Kinnucan, owner the independent research firm Broad Band Research, and asked him to wear a wire - in order 'ensnare' his client: SAC Capital.”
“Those are where the pressure lumps are usually situated, and centering on them will make you to ensnare these byproducts of tension and exhaustion.”
“Once they arrive, they discover that the offer was basically a trap in order to ensnare would-be sexual sinners for denouncement and execution by the local fundamentalist church.”
“Try to ensnare a mortal anyway, using a Vale of Scrythax.”
“He held out the roses and tried to ensnare me with his hypnotic gaze.”
“Well, Kate Middleton did ensnare the future king of England by flashing her knickers and bra from the runway.”
“The Chimera had escaped all attempts to ensnare him.”
“In a struggle that could ensnare all three branches of government, the court is considering whether to order Gov.”
“Surveillance extends beyond search because â [r] ather than targeting specific information, surveillance can ensnare a significant amount of data beyond any originally soughtâ (Solove 2008: 109).”
“Surveillance extends beyond search because “[r] ather than targeting specific information, surveillance can ensnare a significant amount of data beyond any originally sought” (Solove 2008: 109).”
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Words only (I left out the expressions) from Geza Kerenyi's EN-HU interpreters' dictionary. Most of them pose some difficulty when interpreted between HU and EN in either or both directions.
On the model of insure/ensure.
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