snare englannista suomeksi
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A trap (especially one made from a loop of wire, string, or leather).
1943, (w), ''(w)'', London: Heinemann, 1960, Book Three, Chapter One, pp. 196-197,https://archive.org/details/in.ernet.dli.2015.225974
- He (..) watched Beavis’s long-toothed mouth open and clap to like a rabbit snare.
2013, (w), ''(w)'', New York: Knopf, 2014, Chapter 18, p. 332,https://books.google.ca/books?id=57VZAwAAQBAJ&printsec=frontcoverv=onepage&q&f=false
- He felt a snare tightening around his throat; he gasped and threw a leg out of the bed, where it jerked for a second or two, thumping the steel frame, and died.
(circa) (w), ''(w)'', Act IV, Scene 2,http://www.opensourceshakespeare.org/views/plays/play_view.php?WorkID=henry6p1&Scope=entire&pleasewait=1&msg=pl
- If thou retire, the Dauphin, well appointed,
- Stands with the snares of war to tangle thee:
1611, ''(w) of the (w)'', (w) 23.33,https://www.biblegateway.com/passage/?search=Exodus+23&version=KJV
- (..) if thou serve their gods, it will surely be a snare unto thee.
1719, (w), ''(w)'', London: W. Taylor, p. 193,http://name.umdl.umich.edu/004845034.0001.000
- (..) and I had now liv’d two Years under these Uneasinesses, which indeed made my Life much less comfortable than it was before; as may well be imagin’d by any who know what it is to live in the constant Snare of ''the Fear of Man'' (..)
1865, (w), ''(w)'', Chapter ,http://www.gutenberg.org/files/4274/4274-h/4274-h.htm
- “(..) riches are a great snare.”
1978, (w), ''Farewell the Trumpets: An Imperial Retreat'', New York: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, Part One, Chapter 9, p. 173,https://archive.org/details/farewelltrumpets00janm
- They were devious war aims, and Allenby’s campaign was fought with a maximum of snare and subterfuge.
A similar looped instrument formerly used to remove tumours etc.
To catch or hold, especially with a loop.
(RQ:Milton Paradise Lost) snare them.
(RQ:Shakespeare Henry 4-2)
to catch in a (l)
to catch in a (l)