Definitions of ensnare

  1. To take in, or as in, a trap; take by craft; allure. Also, insnare. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  2. Same as INSNARE. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  3. To entrap; inveigle; seduce. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  4. take or catch as if in a snare or trap; "I was set up!"; "The innocent man was framed by the police" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  5. catch in or as if in a trap; "The men trap foxes" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  6. To entrap; to take by guile. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  7. See Insnare. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.

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Usage examples for ensnare

  1. You do not know How to ensnare men, Sannio. – The Comedies of Terence by Publius Terentius Afer