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English definition of “honey trap”

honey trap

noun [C usually singular]     UK
something that is very attractive: The Tower of London is a honey trap for tourists.VisitingCelebrations, parties and special occasionsSpecific holidays and festivals the use of an attractive person to try to get information from someone: Police set up a honey trap to get him to confess to the crime.Plotting and trappingPlanning, expecting and arrangingCheating and tricking
(Definition of honey trap noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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