Definition of 'traps'
Example sentences containing 'traps'
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No longer do we see innocent children wandering around a house full of death traps.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
The only places we disliked were the tourist traps.Times, Sunday Times (2007) The Sun (2009) Times, Sunday Times (2012)
In some cases they are becoming death traps.The Sun (2014) The Sun (2012) Times, Sunday Times (2006)
It really is quite shocking that people can still use such cruel traps in a supposedly civilised society.Times, Sunday Times (2008) Times, Sunday Times (2012) Times, Sunday Times (2010) The Sun (2014) The Sun (2014) Times, Sunday Times (2014)
Or at least to the painstaking laying of traps, long-distance stalking or teamwork to tighten the net.Times, Sunday Times (2015)
BOSSES at the zoo hunting an escaped lynx are laying revamped traps - which they have tested by putting keepers inside.The Sun (2016)
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