Examples of rattrap in a Sentence
although the military invasion had been a breeze, the nation soon found itself caught in a rattrap with no clear escape route
First Known Use of rattrap
Synonymsbind, box, catch-22, corner, dilemma, fix, hole, impasse, jackpot [chiefly West], jam, mire, pickle, quagmire, rabbit hole, predicament, spot, sticky wicket, swamp
Related Wordsdifficulty, node; hot water, soup; pinch, plight, quandary, scrape, trouble; deadlock, halt, logjam, stalemate, standstill; clutch, crisis, crossroad, emergency, exigency, juncture, strait
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