entrap


entrap

verb

Definition of ENTRAP

to catch or hold as if in a net <a string of inconsistent statements and outright lies that finally entrapped the witness>
Synonyms catch up, enmesh (also immesh), ensnare, ensnarl, entoil, entrap, mesh, net, snare, tangle, trap

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