Definition of 'trapped'
Example sentences containing 'trapped'
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He suffered two slipped discs and trapped nerves. The Sun (2012)Do you feel trapped or anxious when unforeseen incidents intrude on your day? Coping with Stress at Work (1988)Trapped inside was a goose longing for freedom. Christianity Today (2000)The trapped man was said to be talking to firefighters. The Sun (2007)He has a trapped nerve behind a knee that has caused leg and hip problems. Times, Sunday Times (2012)All it does is make you feel trapped and powerless. Times, Sunday Times (2009)One man trapped inside had to be pulled free. The Sun (2011)He heard something about trapped miners and wanted to help. The Sun (2010)Six women on a caving expedition become trapped underground in an unexplored cavern where savage creatures lurk in the darkness. The Sun (2015)It will have to pay hundreds of thousands of pounds in refunds to stranded passengers and compensation to those on the trapped trains. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Trapped animals are humanely killed. Times, Sunday Times (2012)THE trapped Chilean miners have vowed to wait at the surface until the last man is rescued. The Sun (2010)IT was heartwarming to see the trapped Chilean miners being rescued. The Sun (2010)Other research showed that animals who are trapped or restrained tend not merely to faint; the heart sometimes slows so dramatically that they die. Times, Sunday Times (2012)But instead you're here, trapped and unable to get out. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Crucially, couples who own a house under joint names could become trapped and unable to sell their home quickly to free up cash to pay for care. Times, Sunday Times (2011)Tiny fissures are opened in the rock, through which the trapped gas can then escape, be brought to the surface and piped off. Times, Sunday Times (2011)
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Translations for 'trapped'
British English: trapped ADJECTIVE
If you feel trapped, you are in an unpleasant situation in which you lack freedom, and you feel you cannot escape from it.
...people who think of themselves as trapped in mundane jobs.
Definition of trapped from the Collins English Dictionary
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