Complete Definition of "snare"

English

Pronunciation
wikipedia|snare drum
audio|en-us-snare.ogg|Audio (US)
Rhymes: Rhymes:English:-ÉÉ(r)|-ÉÉ(r)

Noun
en-noun

  1. A trap made from a loop of wire, string, or leather.
  2. rare A mental or psychological trap; usually in the phrase a snare and a delusion.
  3. context|veterinary A loop of cord used in obstetric cases, to hold or to pull a fetus from the mother animal.
  4. music A set of chains strung across the bottom of a drum to create a rattling sound.
  5. music A snare drum.

Translations
trans-top|a trap
trans-mid
Kurdish: KUchar|داÙ
trans-bottom

trans-top|(music) a type of drum having chains strung across the bottom to create a rattling sound
trans-mid
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Verb
en-verb|snar|ing

  1. to catch or hold, especially with a loop

Translations
trans-top|to catch or hold, especially with a loop
trans-mid
Portuguese: engodar â v.
trans-bottom

Related terms
ensnare
snare drum

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