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On the 1st of May, they eat their last morsel of meat, relying henceforth on what they might entrap or kill.

All night, I lay awake, stretching conscience with doubtful plans to entrap the knave.

One was good enough to entrap the others, so that you will have no trouble in securing them.

Negro TalesJoseph Seamon Cotter

The Devil was an ever-present personality, going about to entrap and destroy the unwary.

You sought to entrap the boy as a Crab—it was I who restored the gem and saved him, as you may have guessed.

They had sought to entrap her, for a vow must be made directly to God.

The fact that the price should be translated into German looks unpleasantly like an attempt to entrap an ignorant foreigner.

And yet I cannot believe that you were from the first playing a part, nor that you coldly schemed to entrap me.

Donald McElroy, Scotch IrishmanWillie Walker Caldwell

Do not be led astray by worldly affections; they are sure to entrap you.

The End Of The WorldEdward Eggleston

The care taken of him was but a bait to entrap him in a snare.

Colonel ChabertHonore de Balzac

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