mantrap


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man·trap

 (măn′trăp′)
n.
1. A trap set to catch trespassers or poachers.
2. Slang A sexually aggressive woman who has multiple male sexual partners and is considered to be scheming or manipulative.

mantrap

(ˈmænˌtræp)
n
a snare for catching people, esp trespassers
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.mantrap - a very attractive or seductive looking womanmantrap - a very attractive or seductive looking woman
adult female, woman - an adult female person (as opposed to a man); "the woman kept house while the man hunted"
2.mantrap - a trap for catching trespassersmantrap - a trap for catching trespassers  
trap - a device in which something (usually an animal) can be caught and penned
Translations

mantrap

[ˈmæntræp] Ncepo m

mantrap

[ˈmænˌtræp] ntrappola per l'uomo
References in classic literature ?
Always seems to me," said Wemmick, "as if he had set a mantrap and was watching it.
Now, Mrs Varden, regarding the Maypole as a sort of human mantrap, or decoy for husbands; viewing its proprietor, and all who aided and abetted him, in the light of so many poachers among Christian men; and believing, moreover, that the publicans coupled with sinners in Holy Writ were veritable licensed victuallers; was far from being favourably disposed towards her visitor.
Mantrap, who will ride at any fence which any man in England will take, and who drives her greys in the park, while her mother keeps a huckster's stall in Bath still--even those who are so bold, one might fancy they could face anything dare not face the world without a female friend.
A sharper can drive a brisk trade in this world: it is undeniable that there may be a fine career for him, if he will dare consequences; but David was too timid to be a sharper, or venture in any way among the mantraps of the law.
Mantrap Lodge, Park Rapids Andrew and Charlotte Hansen and their sons, Brooks and Will, live in Ozark, Missouri, where one boy is a senior in high school and the other is in his third year of college.
A choir competition has brought them to the city from Oban, but rather than wow the judges, they're more interested in getting wasted and getting back to their hometown in time for the slow dances at a nightspot dubbed the Mantrap.
They are also keen on getting back home in time for the slow dances at the nightspot dubbed the Mantrap.
Three minutes later, cigarettes in hand, they were discussing the ins and outs of landing a regular at Oban's Mantrap nightclub in the frankest terms possible and we were on our way.
As Picard's study of sexual relations shows, women's bodies were seen as dangerous lures, and "Since the vagina was such a potent mantrap, far better not linger there; erection, penetration, ejaculation, withdrawal--get them all over, safely and fast" (161).
Borer Mantrap technology is used in safety and security critical applications where not only access authority but also positive proof of identity is required before granting access.