verb (used with object), en·trapped, en·trap·ping.
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OTHER WORDS FROM entrapen·trap·per, nounen·trap·ping·ly, adverbun·en·trapped, adjective
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Example sentences from the Web for entrapping
It is my revenge on you seven bad boys for entrapping one poor little girl and enjoying her alarm.Rose in Bloom|Louisa May Alcott
The chief peculiarity of this version is that the entrapping through forgetfulness of the password is altogether lost.Jamaican Song and Story|Walter Jekyll
Beaulieu's main force was far away, and there was no hope of entrapping anything more than the rear of his army.The Life of Napoleon I (Volumes, 1 and 2)|John Holland Rose
"Then you admit the charge," said the Frenchman eagerly, as if he had succeeded in entrapping a confession.The Knight Of Gwynne, Vol. II (of II)|Charles James Lever
This dexterous device for entrapping Stella into a private conversation failed.The Black Robe|Wilkie Collins