Definitions

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  • verb Present participle of entrap.

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Examples

  • But suppose it were De - la garde who had conceived the notion of entrapping her?

    Gatlinburg

  • Notwithstanding the aversion with which I regarded the idea of entrapping him into any disclosure he was not prepared to make voluntarily, I should have taken him up at this point, but for the strange proceedings in which I saw him engaged; whereof his putting the lemon-peel into the kettle, the sugar into the snuffer-tray, the spirit into the empty jug, and confidently attempting to pour boiling water out of

    David Copperfield

  • Notwithstanding the aversion with which I regarded the idea of entrapping him into any disclosure he was not prepared to make voluntarily, I should have taken him up at this point, but for the strange proceedings in which I saw him engaged; whereof his putting the lemon – peel into the kettle, the sugar into the snuffer – tray, the spirit into the empty jug, and confidently attempting to pour boiling water out of a candlestick, were among the most remarkable.

    David Copperfield

  • Notwithstanding the aversion with which I regarded the idea of entrapping him into any disclosure he was not prepared to make voluntarily, I should have taken him up at this point, but for the strange proceedings in which I saw him engaged; whereof his putting the lemon-peel into the kettle, the sugar into the snuffer-tray, the spirit into the empty jug, and confidently attempting to pour boiling water out of a candlestick, were among the most remarkable.

    David Copperfield

  • Notwithstanding the aversion with which I regarded the idea of entrapping him into any disclosure he was not prepared to make voluntarily, I should have taken him up at this point, but for the strange proceedings in which I saw him engaged; whereof his putting the lemon-peel into the kettle, the sugar into the snuffer-tray, the spirit into the empty jug, and confidently attempting to pour boiling water out of a candlestick, were among the most remarkable.

    David Copperfield

  • Hamptons International has been accused of "entrapping" landlords with an undisclosed commission charge.

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  • His father told the Jordan Times that his son remains innocent, and that the FBI was guilty of 'entrapping' his son.

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  • It's a Genie Plug, shown here entrapping a genie in a wooden bottle.

    What Is It? Game 114 » E-Mail

  • It's a Genie Plug, shown here entrapping a genie in a wooden bottle.

    What Is It? Game 114

  • Naturally, Gingrich twisted reality by saying that it is the child labor laws that are "entrapping" children.

    Michael Genecin: Clashes Between the Young and Old: Newt Gingrich and the Republican Primaries

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