from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.
- transitive verb To ensnare; entrap.
from The Century Dictionary.
- To take with or as with toils; insnare; entangle.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.
- transitive verb rare To take with toils or bring into toils; to insnare.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.
- verb To capture with
toilsor nets; to ensnare.
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en- + toil
He used a thousand seductive arts to entoil, and he succeeded.