Translation of booby trap in Spanish:
- 1 [Military/Militar] trampa (feminine); (bomb) bomba (feminine) trampaExample sentences
- Officers seized a number of pipe bombs, a booby trap device, a handgun and ammunition and a quantity of bomb-making equipment.
- Yesterday's discovery of 10 guns, two pipe bombs, a booby trap device and hundreds of rounds of ammunition had almost certainly saved more lives.
- Instead, the Marines were leaving a promotion ceremony when one of them apparently triggered a booby trap, causing the explosion.
transitive verb/verbo transitivo (booby-trap) (-pp-)
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