Trap WSJ Crossword Clue

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Trap Crossword Clue Answer is…

Answer: SNARE (56A)

This clue last appeared in the WSJ Crossword on May 15, 2024. If you need help with other clues, head to our WSJ Crossword May 15, 2024 Hints page. You can also find answers to past WSJ Crosswords.

More Answers

This clue has been used by other publishers in the past, and they have had different answers when published, so the below list is a compilation of all known answers that have been used for this clue.

  • SNARE (5 letters)
  • ENSNARE (7 letters)
  • PIEHOLE (7 letters)

Today's WSJ Crossword Answers

# Clue
38A Galactic peacekeepers of film
40A Imprecise, as an estimate
67A Fire
68A Musical that opens in Buenos Aires
69A Spots for icicles
72A Wee drinks
12D Composer Schumann
35D Fragrance created in 2014 by pop’s “Poker Face” singer
41D Leaves
61D X, Y or Z, for example
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Clue & Answer Definitions

  • SNARE (verb)
    1. catch in or as if in a trap
    2. entice and trap
  • SNARE (noun)
    1. something (often something deceptively attractive) that catches you unawares
    2. a trap for birds or small mammals; often has a slip noose
  • ENSNARE (verb)
    1. catch in or as if in a trap
    2. take or catch as if in a snare or trap

Historical Usage in Crossword Puzzles

About the WSJ Crossword

The WSJ Crossword is a daily crossword puzzle that is published in The Wall Street Journal newspaper and on its website. The puzzle is known for its challenging difficulty level, clever wordplay, and witty themes.

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The WSJ Crossword was first introduced in 2008, and has since become a popular source of entertainment and mental stimulation for crossword enthusiasts around the world. The puzzle is created by a team of experienced crossword constructors, who are known for their creativity and skill in the field of crossword puzzles.

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One of the unique features of the WSJ Crossword is its emphasis on finance and business-related themes. The puzzle often includes clues and answers related to the world of economics, investing, and business news.

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