The machine could be pushed into the water and the net lowered to any position suitable for entrapping fish.
The idea of entrapping her into a meeting with him is abhorrent to him.
He appears to have taken credit at the Persian court for the treason of entrapping his colleagues into the hands of Tissaphernês.
Other methods of entrapping insects may also be pursued with success.
The snare set for Magdalen having failed, the chance of entrapping Magdalen's sister was the next chance to try.
Some I shake so as to make sure of entrapping cold air in them.
She had made no plans for the entrapping of any soul, and yet she felt forlorn and wicked.
The colonel had paused, as he perceived the completeness of the lawyer's entrapping.
The fact is that the old Saxon word wera meant any structure for entrapping fish or aiding their capture.
The natives make holes in the ground, entrapping the ants, and use them for food.