Share this entry
trapline Line breaks: trap|line
Pronunciation: /ˈtraplʌɪn/

Definition of trapline in English:


North American
A series of game traps.
Example sentences
  • Their destination - Jim and Lenora's trapline at Cheechum Lake.
  • If you met someone in a Winnipeg restaurant and he said he used to go on trapline with his dad, it would be neat.
  • The very global yet highly local Tomson Highway moved from a northern Manitoba trapline to studying piano in London before starting to write plays at the age of 30.
Definition of trapline in:
Share this entry

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources