verb (used with object), en·snared, en·snar·ing.
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Example sentences from the Web for ensnare
Traditional TV’s adoption of digital’s audience-based ad targeting is underway, but it remains ensnared by a lack of standardization.Dentsu develops tool to address audience-based TV advertising’s patchwork problem|Tim Peterson|April 12, 2021|Digiday
When Netflix launched in India in 2016, it hired Kashyap to co-direct its first original series, Sacred Games, about an underworld don in Mumbai who ensnares an upright police officer.Netflix v Modi and the battle for Indian cinema’s soul|Konstantin Kakaes|March 24, 2021|MIT Technology Review
After building credibility, the hackers moved to ensnare their marks.
Rather than having to go through the hassle of ensnaring victims themselves, customers have a ready-made group of computers that will run their crimeware.One of the Internet’s most aggressive threats could take UEFI malware mainstream|Dan Goodin|December 3, 2020|Ars Technica
In a pilot project last year, funded by the diamond company De Beers and Natural Resources Canada, he and colleagues used tailings from a mine in Canada’s Northwest Territories to ensnare carbon dioxide released from a tank.Asbestos could be a powerful weapon against climate change (you read that right)|James Temple|October 6, 2020|MIT Technology Review
Instead, cops monitor such sites to ensnare workers and their clients.
To do her job, the alien drives around in a white van and goes looking for men to ensnare.Scarlett Johansson is an Alien Seductress in ‘Under the Skin’|Jimmy So|April 3, 2014|DAILY BEAST
In that sense, it's a twofer that could ensnare both Barack Obama and Hillary Clinton.The Obama Scandals Are Desperate Measures by the GOP|Robert Shrum|May 17, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Fraud followers will recognize this as a “prime bank” scam, of the type usually used to ensnare Florida retirees.‘Octopus’ Review: Sam Israel, the Ponzi Schemer Who Got Duped|Michael Maiello|June 30, 2012|DAILY BEAST
There are three pathways the Siren uses to ensnare a target.
We all bow to the seor, and I wonder if he is really the private secretary, or a private humbug, waiting around to ensnare us.Gardens of the Caribbees, v. 1/2|Ida May Hill Starr
This insect is the most subtle and dangerous enemy the ant has; the plans which he forms to ensnare his prey, are very ingenious.The Book of Curiosities|I. Platts
"I must take a little, only a little," he said, and that little continually asserted its power to entice and ensnare.For John's Sake|Annie Frances Perram
But as the mandarin cast his net into the deep he thought he would rather ensnare his host's lovely wife.The Fourth Estate, vol. 2|Armando Palacio Valds
Whilst they are reeling under the blow throw out a gentle hint that Constance may ensnare Traill's nephew.The Pillar of Light|Louis Tracy