mantrap

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Synonyms for mantrap

a very attractive or seductive looking woman

a trap for catching trespassers

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I was going on to add that I had expected to find Raffles there before me, to settle a wager that we had made about the man-trap.
If you dare to come here again unless you're sent for, I'll keep watch-dogs in the yard that'll growl and bite--I'll have man-traps, cunningly altered and improved for catching women--I'll have spring guns, that shall explode when you tread upon the wires, and blow you into little pieces.
The eGates feature a man-trap for preventing suspects on watchlists from passing through security.
Wal, I guess I know enough to turn you inside out, old gal--you sockdologizing old man-trap.
According to Enrico Fincati, Sind's commercial director, by integrating TrueFace technology in its security platform, the company has been able to produce a turnkey system that not only securely holds a person in the man-trap, but also verifies his or her identity prior to allowing entry to a company's business.