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Engelsk navneord: trap

1. trap (om genstand) a device in which something (usually an animal) can be caught and penned

Mindre specifikke termerdevice

Mere specifikke termerentanglement, flytrap, gin, lobster pot, mantrap, mousetrap, net, noose, pit, pitfall, pound net, rattrap, snare, steel trap, web

Omfatter disse specifikke termerbait, decoy, lure

Overordnet emneområdeanimal, animate being, beast, brute, creature, fauna

2. trap (om genstand) drain consisting of a U-shaped section of drainpipe that holds liquid and so prevents a return flow of sewer gas

Mindre specifikke termerdrain, drainpipe, waste pipe

3. trap (om erkendelse) something (often something deceptively attractive) that catches you unawares

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe exam was full of trap questions.
It was all a snare and delusion.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)snare

Mindre specifikke termerdesign, plan

Mere specifikke termeriron trap, speed trap

4. trap (om genstand) a device to hurl clay pigeons into the air for trapshooters

Mindre specifikke termermechanical device

5. trap (om handling) the act of concealing yourself and lying in wait to attack by surprise

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)ambuscade, ambush, lying in wait

Mindre specifikke termercoup de main, surprise attack

Mere specifikke termerdry-gulching

6. trap (i anatomi) informal terms for the mouth

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)cakehole, gob, hole, maw, yap

Mindre specifikke termermouth, oral cavity, oral fissure, rima oris

7. trap (om genstand) a light two-wheeled carriage

Mindre specifikke termercarriage, equipage, rig

8. trap (om genstand) a hazard on a golf course

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)bunker, sand trap

Mindre specifikke termerhazard

Omfatter disse overordnede termergolf course, links course

Engelsk udsagnsord: trap

1. trap (om adfærd) place in a confining or embarrassing position

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHe was trapped in a difficult situation.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)pin down

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something.
Somebody ----s somebody.
Something ----s somebody.
Something ----s something

Mindre specifikke termerconfine, detain

2. trap (om relation) catch in or as if in a trap

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe men trap foxes.

Eksempler på anvendelseThey trap the animals

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)ensnare, entrap, snare, trammel

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something

Mindre specifikke termercapture, catch

Mere specifikke termergin

Overordnet emneområdehunt, hunting

3. trap (om relation) hold or catch as if in a trap

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe gaps between the teeth trap food particles.

AnvendelsesmønsterSomething ----s something

Mindre specifikke termerhold, take hold

4. trap (om relation) to hold fast or prevent from moving

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe child was pinned under the fallen tree.

Eksempler på anvendelseThe fighter managed to trap his opponent

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)immobilise, immobilize, pin

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something.
Somebody ----s somebody.
Something ----s somebody.
Something ----s something

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