from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • v. Variant of ensnare.

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  • v. Alternative spelling of ensnare.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • transitive v. To catch in a snare; to entrap; to take by artificial means.
  • transitive v. To take by wiles, stratagem, or deceit; to involve in difficulties or perplexities; to seduce by artifice; to inveigle; to allure; to entangle.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • To take in a snare; allure; entrap.


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