Spanish English Dictionary

español - English

trampa in English:

1. trap

The mouse was lured into the trap by a big piece of cheese.
it's a trap
Watch out for the trap! she screamed.
I think it is cruel to trap animals for fur coats.
Be sure to clear the lint trap before you run the dryer. Otherwise, you might start a fire.
Shut your trap or go home.
mantrap / deadfall
Naturally occurring gases in the atmosphere trap some of this energy and reflect it back, warming the earth.
The people of the village were trapped in their homes by the heavy snow and couldn’t get out to buy food.
This is a trap, a trick, something sneaky to test me
to lay/set a trap (for somebody)
We're going to try and trap that injured bird so we can fix its wing.
I bet this trap hasn't been cleaned ever since it was built.
He was leading them into a trap.(On prowadził ich w pułapkę.) Don't go there, it's a trap.(Nie idź tam, to pułapka.)
It could be a trap; don't let your guard down.

English word "trampa"(trap) occurs in sets:

Sympathy For The Devil (Rolling Stones) - Traducida
Fichas del libro - "The Cossacks" (Leo Tolstoy)
Fichas del libro - "The Slayer Of souls" (Robert C...
Fichas del libro - "Telephoning to Santa Claus" (J...
Fichas del libro - "Nights With Uncle Remus" (Joel...

2. pitfall

<buying a house can be full of pitfalls for the unwary>
How much will it cost, and what are the pitfalls?
the potential pitfalls of buying a house
fall into a pitfall
You help learners to avoid certain pitfalls that Francois fell into, and discover strategies that they should use instead.
One of the pitfalls of being rich and famous is that you never know who your real friends are.
The store fell into one of the major pitfalls of small business, borrowing from suppliers by paying bills late.
Are you aware of the pitfalls maintaining your own company entails?
But in this section, we’d like to warn against a potential pitfall with focusing too much on this.
This ancient tomb is full of pitfalls.
pitfalls of law

English word "trampa"(pitfall) occurs in sets:

Fichas del libro - "Father Sergius" (Leo Tolstoy)
Fichas del libro - "The Devil is an Ass" (Ben Jonson)
Fichas del libro - "Andromache A Play in Three Act...
Fichas del libro - "A Day with Robert Louis Steven...
Fichas del libro - "Sir P.S.: His Astrophel and St...

3. snare

A fox was caught in the snare.
His choice had been to stay in the deep dark water far out beyond all snares and traps and treacheries.
to snare
A bass drum, a snare drum, and cymbals were once all a composer needed to make a work sound exotic.

English word "trampa"(snare) occurs in sets:

Fichas del libro - "Spiders" (Cecil Warburton)
Fichas del libro - "The Snare" (Richard R. Smith)