snare
noun.
something (often something deceptively attractive) that catches you unawares
the exam was full of trap questions|it was all a snare and delusion
Synonym: trap
noun.
a small drum with two heads and a snare stretched across the lower head
noun.
a surgical instrument consisting of wire hoop that can be drawn tight around the base of polyps or small tumors to sever them; used especially in body cavities
noun.
strings stretched across the lower head of a snare drum; they make a rattling sound when the drum is hit
noun.
a trap for birds or small mammals; often has a slip noose
Synonym: gin, noose
verb.
catch in or as if in a trap
The men trap foxes
verb.
entice and trap
The car salesman had snared three potential customers
Synonym: hook