Definition of Entrappers
1. entrapper [n] - See also: entrapper
Lexicographical Neighbors of Entrappers
Literary usage of Entrappers
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The American Cyclopaedia: A Popular Dictionary of General Knowledge by George Ripley, Charles Anderson Dana (1883)
"... the members travelled in such lines as to be near one another, and the entrappers by artful management attracted them to a spot remote from dwellings, ..."
2. The History of the Indian Revolt and of the Expeditions to Persia, China by George Dodd (1859)
"Every gang has its leader, teacher, entrappers, stranglers, ... or entrappers, he is speedily put to death ..."
3. The Natural History of Plants: Their Forms, Growth, Reproduction, and by Anton Kerner von Marilaun (1902)
"... aquatic beetles and other creatures have been found within their closed laminae, leads us to the •conclusion that they act as entrappers of animals in ..."
4. The Knickerbocker: Or, New-York Monthly Magazine by Charles Fenno Hoffman, Timothy Flint, Lewis Gaylord Clark, Kinahan Cornwallis, John Holmes Agnew (1855)
"Out in the ocean laid quicksands and shifting banks, that no buoys or lights could speak of— monster spies and entrappers. Bravely sailed the bark homeward ..."