from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- transitive v. Archaic To ensnare; entrap.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- v. To capture with toils or nets; to ensnare.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- transitive v. To take with toils or bring into toils; to insnare.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- To take with or as with toils; insnare; entangle.
en- + toil (Wiktionary)
He used a thousand seductive arts to entoil, and he succeeded.