from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • transitive verb To take or catch in or as if in a snare; trap. synonym: catch.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • See insnare, insnarer.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • transitive verb To catch in a snare. See insnare.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • verb To entrap; to catch in a snare or trap.
  • verb To entangle; to enmesh.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • verb take or catch as if in a snare or trap
  • verb catch in or as if in a trap


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From en- +‎ snare.


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