Definition of 'petard'
Example sentences containing 'petard'
ADRIENNE AND THE CHALET SCHOOL (2002)
I have been hoist with my own petard, I thought dismally, as we sat awkwardly in her consulting room.RESCUING ROSE (2002)
`What I'm goin' to do," said so softly Bauman barely heard it, `-- what I'm goin' to do, is hoist corrections on their own petard.STONE CITY (2002)
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Definition of petard from the Collins English Dictionary