ensnare


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to gain control of or an advantage over by or as if by trapping

Synonyms for ensnare

take or catch as if in a snare or trap

catch in or as if in a trap

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Jesus knows the malicious intent of the Pharisees and Herodians sent by the Sadducees to ensnare him.
The police cordoned off the Sagiaan bridge from the Shekihupura side, and managed to ensnare the terrorists and asked them to surrender.
But despite being informed by the Education Department that she is no longer allowed to teach anywhere in the state, she hangs around, and crosses another line in an attempt to ensnare Kyle.
A real-life tractor beam that can invisibly ensnare and levitate objects has been developed by British scientists.
As the operation to ensnare Roach (Trevor Eve) goes awry, he realises there is a traitor among his gang - and he has one last nasty surprise for the Unit.
Inspector Vivienne Deering (Joanna Scanlan) and her team plot to ensnare the serial killer.
The treatment involves the use of a recently developed stent to ensnare large blood clots that impede the flow of blood within cerebral blood vessels.
Teams of dog-catchers wearing orange suits use long steel hooks, wooden bars and large nets to ensnare their prey with practised skill.
Summary: Ibrahim instructed Ramesh Vyas, the head of D-Company's betting operations in Mumbai, to ensnare the cricketer.
Ensnare in the mood Ensnare's form may not have been inspiring for the 1m1/2f handicap, having finished no better than ninth in his last eight starts, but he was produced perfectly by Jamie Mackay to win by a neck.
HE mounting furore over Ttax avoidance has caught a comedian and may yet ensnare a singer.
11 -- According to sources, police-patrolling officers allegedly use some females who ensnare a person, impress him and by befooling him turn him into a scapegoat.
According to FINRA, green-energy investment scammers use faxes, e-mail, text messages, Webinars, infomercials, tweets and blog or message-board posts to ensnare investors.
Emmerdale (7pm) Charity takes the next step in her plan to ensnare Cain, and Sally seeks revenge at the bonfire party after realising she has failed to dent Laurel and Ashley's relationship.
Flat polyps are typically difficult to ensnare because there is no protuberant tissue to grab onto, Dr.