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Overview of noun trap

The noun trap has 8 senses? (first 5 from tagged texts)
1. (4) trap

(a device in which something (usually an animal) can be caught and penned)

2. (2) trap

(drain consisting of a U-shaped section of drainpipe that holds liquid and so prevents a return flow of sewer gas)

3. (1) trap, snare

(something (often something deceptively attractive) that catches you unawares; "the exam was full of trap questions"; "it was all a snare and delusion")

4. (1) trap

(a device to hurl clay pigeons into the air for trapshooters)

5. (1) ambush, ambuscade, lying in wait, trap

(the act of concealing yourself and lying in wait to attack by surprise)

6. trap, cakehole, hole, maw, yap, gob

(informal terms for the mouth)

7. trap

(a light two-wheeled carriage)

8. bunker, sand trap, trap

(a hazard on a golf course)


Overview of adj trapped

The adj trapped has 1 senses? (first 1 from tagged texts)
1. (1) at bay, cornered, trapped, treed

(forced to turn and face attackers; "a stag at bay"; "she had me cornered between the porch and her car"; "like a trapped animal")

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