Thesaurus / mousetrap
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Each answers what he pleases, as a saucepan, a mousetrap, etc.
The players enter and plan with Hamlet the performance of The Mousetrap.
DRAMATIC TECHNIQUEGEORGE PIERCE BAKER
What the diavolo did you want to go and poke your nose into such a mousetrap for?
A ROMAN SINGERF. MARION CRAWFORD
To the left is the "mousetrap," to the right the prison gates.
A mousetrap is set, for the cats remain at home, and are hungry for their prey.
It is another to say (in the face of ocular experience) that the mousetrap runs after the mouse.
GEORGE BERNARD SHAWGILBERT K. CHESTERTON
I'm here, we're here, and you've just provided me with a way out of this mousetrap!
HIGHWAYS IN HIDINGGEORGE OLIVER SMITH
Trina burst in upon her mother while the latter was setting a mousetrap in the kitchen.
MCTEAGUEFRANK NORRIS
When I got there I found that poor Tom was imprisoned in a mousetrap.
Here you sit in this comer—do you know they've nicknamed it "the mousetrap" on your account?
CONTEMPORARY ONE-ACT PLAYSSIR JAMES M. BARRIE

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Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.