TRAP's Sentences and Contexts

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 Sentences of trap
Definition:
v. catch; hold or catch as if in a hole
Example:
The gaps between the teeth trap food particles.
Sentence in Classic:
Shortly after my return I heard the wheels of his trap in the yard, and, looking out of my window, I saw him get out and walk rapidly out of the yard, though I was not aware in which direction he was going.
The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes By Arthur Conan Doyle Context
Carruthers, who seemed interested in what I said, and told me that he had ordered a horse and trap, so that in future I should not pass over these lonely roads without some companion.
The Return of Sherlock Holmes By Arthur Conan Doyle Context
On reaching the copse, Levin got out of the trap and led Oblonsky to a corner of a mossy, swampy glade, already quite free from snow.
Anna Karenina(V1) By Leo Tolstoy Context
Soon he heard the rumble of the trap, and saw from behind the trees how Vassenka, sitting in the hay (unluckily there was no seat in the trap) in his Scotch cap, was driven along the avenue, jolting up and down over the ruts.
Anna Karenina(V2) By Leo Tolstoy Context
Levin looked before him and saw a herd of cattle, then he caught sight of his trap with Raven in the shafts, and the coachman, who, driving up to the herd, said something to the herdsman.
Anna Karenina(V3) By Leo Tolstoy Context
Natasha felt so lighthearted and happy in these novel surroundings that she only feared the trap would come for her too soon.
War and Peace(V3) By Leo Tolstoy Context
Alpatych entered the innyard at a quicker pace than usual and went straight to the shed where his horses and trap were.
War and Peace(V4) By Leo Tolstoy Context
He then drew forth: as it seemed to Oliver, from some trap in the floor: a small box, which he placed carefully on the table.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens Context
I shouted and beat the side of the calèche, hoping by the noise to scare the wolves from that side, so as to give him a chance of reaching the trap.
Dracula By Bram Stoker Context
At the change in her tone, the boy looked up and Scarlett was appalled at the look in his eyes, like a baby rabbit in a trap.
Gone With The Wind By Margaret Mitche Context
They passed the gates, visited the manikin anchorite in his grotto, tried the mysterious little effects of the famous cabinet of mirrors, the wanton trap worthy of a satyr become a millionaire or of Turcaret metamorphosed into a Priapus.
Les Misérables (V1) By Victor Hugo Context