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entrapverb allure, bait, beckon, befool, beguile, bring unawares into danger, bring unawares into evil, capere, catch, catch by artifice, deceive, decoy, draw as by a lure, draw by artful inducements, draw in, dupe, ensnare, entangle, entice, fool, hold out allurement, hold out temptation, inlicere, inveigle, lay a snare for, lay a trap for, lead astray, lead by inducement, lead into danger by artifice, lead into temptation, lead on, lure, lure into a compromising act, set a snare for, set a trap for, snare, take in, tempt, trap, trip up
Associated concepts: predisposition to commit a crime
See also: ambush, bait, betray, deceive, dupe, ensnare, inveigle, lure, mislead, trap