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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The stewards inquired into the apparent improvement of Ensnare compared to his previous run at Kempton on September 15, when he finished 12th, beaten ten lengths, with Musson stating the horse had benefited from the application of first-time blinkers.
And Bob Dole and the Republicans were also skirting the edges of the same law that may ensnare Clinton and Gore.
This linguistic driftnet can ensnare anything from religious imagery and documentary footage about the mass rapes in the Balkans to self-help books about women's health.
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BOOKMAKERS were saved from an estimated pounds 1 million payout last night when Ensnare, trained by John Butler, who had saddled Stand Guard and All About You to win earlier in the day, could finish only tenth in the 1m handicap at Kempton.
Avon tries to ensnare Marlo in a trap, but his rival senses something is wrong.
STEVE Donohoe's 800-mile trek around Britain was well rewarded when Ensnare gave him his third winner in 36 hours in the totesuper7 Handicap at Ayr yesterday.
Many of the basiji, who operate under the control of the Interior Ministry, are attractive young men who use Internet chat rooms to post their pictures and ensnare gay men.
And they have set out to target young people - some still children - and ensnare them in their disgusting campaign of hate and violence.
Andrew Jones, 44, was living in a probation hostel in Walsall when he tried to ensnare the 15 year-old boy from Tenbury Wells.
Adkins suffered from depression, a mental illness that can ensnare a person in gloom and sadness for days, weeks or even years.
Ensnare (right): has a good draw and comes from an in-form yard
They have struggles enough without man trying to ensnare them.
Lee Costi had already groomed and then had sex with two other young girls when he was caught by police trying to ensnare his third - a girl of 14.