snare

Snare \Snare\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Snared}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Snaring}.] To catch with a snare; to insnare; to entangle; hence, to bring into unexpected evil, perplexity, or danger. [1913 Webster] Lest that too heavenly form . . . snare them. --Milton. [1913 Webster] The mournful crocodile With sorrow snares relenting passengers. --Shak. [1913 Webster]