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trap

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  • nounsnare, trick
  • verbcatch, snare; trick
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Synonyms for trap

noun snare, trick
  • ambush
  • bait
  • booby trap
  • device
  • net
  • pitfall
  • ploy
  • quagmire
  • ruse
  • allurement
  • ambuscade
  • artifice
  • come-on
  • conspiracy
  • deception
  • decoy
  • dragnet
  • enticement
  • feint
  • gambit
  • hook
  • intrigue
  • lasso
  • lure
  • machination
  • maneuver
  • noose
  • plot
  • prank
  • quicksand
  • snag
  • stratagem
  • subterfuge
  • temptation
  • wile
  • inveiglement
  • seducement

Antonyms for trap

  • blessing
  • frankness
  • honesty
  • honor
  • openness
  • repulsion
  • truth
  • truthfulness
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

More words related to trap

ambuscade

verb. ambush
  • attack
  • bushwhack
  • ensnare
  • surprise
  • trap
  • waylay

ambush

noun. lying in wait; concealed position
  • ambuscade
  • ambushment
  • camouflage
  • concealment
  • deception
  • hiding
  • hiding place
  • lurking
  • pitfall
  • shelter
  • trap
  • trick
  • waiting
  • waylaying
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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