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1. ensnare

verb. ['ɪnˈsnɛr'] catch in or as if in a trap.

Synonyms

  • entrap
  • gin
  • trammel
  • catch
  • trap
  • capture

Antonyms

  • get off
  • detach
  • unhitch
  • juvenile

Etymology

  • en- (English)
  • en- (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • snare (English)

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Rhymes with Ensnare

  • pitiesalpetriere
  • multimillionaire
  • euromobiliare
  • concessionaire
  • questionnaire
  • doctrinaire
  • trosclair
  • st_pierre
  • stpierre
  • st_claire
  • st_clair
  • stclair
  • montclair
  • millionaire
  • microware
  • maxicare
  • laterriere
  • larosiere
  • icelandair
  • frontiere
  • foursquare
  • disrepair
  • buenos-aires
  • billionaire
  • almaguer
  • whitehair
  • solitaire
  • sinclair
  • praxair
  • nationair

How do you pronounce ensnare?

Pronounce ensnare as ɪnsˈnɛr.

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Sentences with ensnare


1. Verb, base form
Unlike other spiders, the woodlouse doesn't spins webs to ensnare victims.

2. Adjective
Accessory photosynthetic pigments ensnare photons missed by chlorophyll a.

Quotes about ensnare


1. Separate yourself from those who hinder your vision. Make a choice to walk away from the trap set to ensnare you. Realize when someone is pulling you backwards every time you take a step forward. Separate from them and the result of your action will be a life of success.
- Amaka Imani Nkosazana

2. ensnare

verb. ['ɪnˈsnɛr'] take or catch as if in a snare or trap.

Synonyms

  • entrap
  • deceive
  • cozen
  • frame
  • lead on
  • set up

Antonyms

  • stay
  • free
  • let go of
  • undeceive

Etymology

  • en- (English)
  • en- (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • snare (English)
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