snare

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snare

noun

Definition of SNARE

1
a device or scheme for capturing another by surprise <you fell for my clever snare, you fool!>
Synonyms ambush, net, snare, web
2
something that catches and holds <someday you'll find that your lies are a snare from which you can't escape>

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