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synonyms for trapping

  • ambush
  • ambuscade
  • beguile
  • circumvent
  • collar
  • corner
  • corral
  • deceive
  • decoy
  • dupe
  • enmesh
  • ensnare
  • entangle
  • entrap
  • fool
  • grab
  • hook
  • inveigle
  • land
  • mousetrap
  • nab
  • nail
  • net
  • overtake
  • seduce
  • snag
  • surprise
  • take
  • tangle
  • trammel
  • box in
  • rope in
  • suck in
  • trip up
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antonyms for trapping

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  • aid
  • allow
  • assist
  • disenchant
  • disentangle
  • exclude
  • fail
  • free
  • help
  • let go
  • liberate
  • lose
  • release
  • turn off
  • untangle
  • untwist
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They would pick them up and hold them in their hands and would then make believe they were Cave-men trapping reindeer in the snow.
THE LATER CAVE-MENKATHARINE ELIZABETH DOPP
It was apparent that he had a mission more important than reciting the details of herding and trapping.
DAVID LANNARCK, MIDGETGEORGE S. HARNEY
This was Charley's first trapping expedition in a real wilderness!
LEFT ON THE LABRADORDILLON WALLACE
In fact, my dear, this will be the only means of trapping the person.
GRACE HARLOWE'S PLEBE YEAR AT HIGH SCHOOLJESSIE GRAHAM FLOWER
It may be a better way of trapping a chap, if he hasn't got clean away by now.
QUEENSLAND COUSINSELEANOR LUISA HAVERFIELD
After this Cornwallis gave up hopes of trapping "that boy," as he called Lafayette, and fortified himself at Yorktown.
REVOLUTIONARY READERSOPHIE LEE FOSTER
Bige saw great possibilities in the fur crop when the hunting should be over, and trapping begin.
MUSKRAT CITYHENRY ABBOTT
New trails have opened up new and hitherto inaccessible country, where fishing, hunting, and trapping are ideal.
OUR NATIONAL FORESTSRICHARD H. DOUAI BOERKER
When fully rested, they proceeded to the San Joaquin river down which they began trapping.
THE LIFE OF KIT CARSONEDWARD S. ELLIS
The employer set about raising a party strong enough to return to the trapping grounds, chastise the hostiles and resume business.
THE LIFE OF KIT CARSONEDWARD S. ELLIS
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO TRAPPING

  • accoutrement
  • array
  • attire
  • clothes
  • costume
  • drapery
  • dress
  • duds
  • equipment
  • garb
  • garment
  • gear
  • getup
  • habiliment
  • habit
  • outfit
  • raiment
  • rig
  • robe
  • suit
  • threads
  • trapping
  • vestment
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