- 1 1.1 (to catch animals) trampa (feminine), cepo (masculine)More example sentences1.2 (ploy, plan) trampa (feminine) it's just a snare and a delusion no es más que un engaño
More example sentences
- Most poachers used silent and invisible methods such as wire snares and jaw traps to capture their quarry, be it deer or tigers.
- How many snares would a single hunter set in the forest?
- In her diary entry for 4 June 1832, Sally Brown noted catching two partridges, probably using snares.
- Be our defense against the wickedness and snares of the devil.
- Artists have been consciously aware for a very long time of the conflict between aesthetic image and reality and the fact that this conflict poses a specific set of contradictions, difficulties and potential snares.
- Perhaps, if those children received help at this early stage, they might not fall permanently into the vicious snare of shyness which can leave adults, like Lynne Crawford, reflecting sadly on a life of missed opportunities.
transitive verb/verbo transitivo
- [rabbit/bird] atrapar how did he manage to snare such a pretty wife? ¿cómo pudo cazar or atrapar a una mujer tan bonita?
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