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ensnare

en·snare

ensnare

 
pronunciation:
ihn sneIr
features:
Word Combinations (verb)
part of speech: transitive verb
inflections: ensnared, ensnares, ensnaring
definition: to trap, trick, or catch.
similar words:
capture, catch, decoy, snare, trap
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derivations: ensnarement (n.), ensnarer (n.)