EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old French trappan.

NounEdit

trapan (plural trapans)

  1. A snare; a stratagem; a trepan.
    (Can we find and add a quotation of South to this entry?)

VerbEdit

trapan (third-person singular simple present trapans, present participle trapanning, simple past and past participle trapanned)

  1. (transitive) To ensnare; to catch by stratagem; to entrap; to trepan.
    • (Can we date this quote by Anson and provide title, author’s full name, and other details?)
      Having some of his people trapanned at Baldivia.

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PiedmonteseEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

trapan m (plural trapan)

  1. drill
  2. trepan