Translation of "trap" - English-Spanish dictionary

trap

noun uk /træp/ us /træp/

a piece of equipment for catching animals

trampa
a mouse trap
verb uk /træp/ us /træp/ present participle trapping, past tense and past participle trapped

If someone or something is trapped, they cannot escape from a place or situation.

atrapar
The car turned over, trapping the driver underneath.

to catch an animal using a trap

coger, atrapar

(Translation of “trap” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

trap

noun /trӕp/

a device for catching animals

trampa
He set a trap to catch the bear

a plan or trick for taking a person by surprise

trampa
She led him into a trap
He fell straight into the trap.
trapper noun

a person who traps animals and sells their fur.

cazador (de animales de piel), trampero
trapdoor noun

a small door, or opening, in a floor or ceiling

trampilla; (teatro) escotillón
A trapdoor in the ceiling led to the attic.

(Translation of “trap” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)