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booby trap

noun [C]
 
 
/ˈbuːbiˌtræp/
something dangerous, especially a bomb, that is hidden somewhere that looks safePlotting and trappingPlanning, expecting and arrangingCheating and tricking
booby-trap verb [T] [often passive] His car was booby-trapped.
Translations of “booby trap”
in Chinese (Traditional) 陷阱, (尤指)餌雷…
in Russian (мина-)ловушка…
in Turkish bubi tuzağı, iyi gizlenmiş ve şüphe uyandırmayan tuzaklı bomba…
in Chinese (Simplified) 陷阱, (尤指)饵雷…
in Polish bomba-pułapka…
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