What does the word entrap mean?

Usage examples for entrap

  1. To dare to insult me after practising your low cunning to- day, laying your snares for my poor unworldly brother, and then setting other traps- to- to- inveigle- to entrap- There, don't look at me with that triumphant leer! – By Birth a Lady by George Manville Fenn
  2. A wide- mouthed bottle partially filled with molasses and water will entrap and drown great numbers of these ugly customers. – The Home Acre by E. P. Roe