Definitions For Trap


  • The act of concealing yourself and lying in wait to attack by surprise
  • A hazard on a golf course
  • A device in which something (usually an animal) can be caught and penned
  • A light two-wheeled carriage
  • A device to hurl clay pigeons into the air for trapshooters
  • Drain consisting of a U-shaped section of drainpipe that holds liquid and so prevents a return flow of sewer gas
  • Informal terms for the mouth
  • Something (often something deceptively attractive) that catches you unawares


  • To hold fast or prevent from moving
  • Catch in or as if in a trap
  • Hold or catch as if in a trap
  • Place in a confining or embarrassing position

Is Trap a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

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The word Trap is worth 6 points in Scrabble and 7 points in Words with Friends

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