Synonyms and Antonyms for steel-trap

1. steel trap (n.)

an acute intelligence (an analogy based on the well-known sharpness of steel traps)

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2. steel (n.)

an alloy of iron with small amounts of carbon; widely used in construction; mechanical properties can be varied over a wide range

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3. steel (n.)

a cutting or thrusting weapon that has a long metal blade and a hilt with a hand guard

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4. steel (v.)

get ready for something difficult or unpleasant

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5. trap (n.)

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

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6. trap (v.)

catch in or as if in a trap

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7. trap (v.)

place in a confining or embarrassing position

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8. trap (n.)

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

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9. trap (n.)

something (often something deceptively attractive) that catches you unawares

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10. trap (n.)

a device to hurl clay pigeons into the air for trapshooters

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