What is another word for entrapment?

Synonyms for entrapment

This thesaurus page includes all potential synonyms, words with the same meaning and similar terms for the word entrapment.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. entrapmentnoun

    a defense that claims the defendant would not have broken the law if not tricked into doing it by law enforcement officials

Matched Categories

How to pronounce entrapment?

How to say entrapment in sign language?

Words popularity by usage frequency


How to use entrapment in a sentence?

  1. Jennifer Lavers:

    I think these studies of crab entrapment really validate and showcase the wildlife benefits of going and doing these cleanups, there is a silver lining that I hope it gives people the motivation and the reassurance that cleanups can be and are worthwhile.

  2. Dan Bishop:

    There's a unified theme through all that. The FBI is pushing the line as hard as it can go on prosecutorial misconduct, entrapment, trying to come up with the finest of distinctions to be able to use that deliberately in order to create politically charged prosecutions.

  3. Sean Fitzgerald:

    We have an active entrapment situation.


    I came legally to america to help the people, but here is what I witnessed as a black man. I see a system of entrapment for blacks which has been set in place for years and has been concretized and solidified in such ways with racism as the driving catalyst, and gate keeper. this makes it almost impossible for blacks to excel-so my reggae sings-no chains around my feet, but still I'm not free? can you imagine people building a system which enslaves them? define freedom in america!

Translations for entrapment

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

Get even more translations for entrapment »


Find a translation for the entrapment synonym in other languages:

Select another language:

  • - Select -
  • 简体中文 (Chinese - Simplified)
  • 繁體中文 (Chinese - Traditional)
  • Español (Spanish)
  • Esperanto (Esperanto)
  • 日本語 (Japanese)
  • Português (Portuguese)
  • Deutsch (German)
  • العربية (Arabic)
  • Français (French)
  • Русский (Russian)
  • ಕನ್ನಡ (Kannada)
  • 한국어 (Korean)
  • עברית (Hebrew)
  • Gaeilge (Irish)
  • Українська (Ukrainian)
  • اردو (Urdu)
  • Magyar (Hungarian)
  • मानक हिन्दी (Hindi)
  • Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Italiano (Italian)
  • தமிழ் (Tamil)
  • Türkçe (Turkish)
  • తెలుగు (Telugu)
  • ภาษาไทย (Thai)
  • Tiếng Việt (Vietnamese)
  • Čeština (Czech)
  • Polski (Polish)
  • Bahasa Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Românește (Romanian)
  • Nederlands (Dutch)
  • Ελληνικά (Greek)
  • Latinum (Latin)
  • Svenska (Swedish)
  • Dansk (Danish)
  • Suomi (Finnish)
  • فارسی (Persian)
  • ייִדיש (Yiddish)
  • հայերեն (Armenian)
  • Norsk (Norwegian)
  • English (English)


Use the citation below to add these synonyms to your bibliography:


"entrapment." Synonyms.com. STANDS4 LLC, 2024. Web. 15 Jun 2024. <https://www.synonyms.com/synonym/entrapment>.

Discuss these entrapment synonyms with the community:


    Are we missing a good synonym for entrapment?

    Free, no signup required:

    Add to Chrome

    Get instant synonyms for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

    Free, no signup required:

    Add to Firefox

    Get instant synonyms for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

    Browse Synonyms.com


    Are you a human thesaurus?

    Which of the following words is not a synonym of the others?
    A merge
    B aggregate
    C combine
    D defuse

    Nearby & related entries:

    Alternative searches for entrapment: