Synonyms for Snares:

v.

captures (verb)
catches, seizes, apprehends, collars, captures, occupies, secures, arrests, abducts, wins, gets, obtains, achieves, Gains, takes, snatches.

Usage examples for snares

  1. By invisible means you formerly snatched my unfortunate son from the snares of death with which he was on all sides surrounded. – Eastern Tales by Many Story Tellers by Various
  2. The bronzed nations of the torrid zone are beginning to open their timid and suspicious hands to the snares of our skill; lions and tigers are being tamed, and come from the desert to amuse the peoples of the north. – The Best of the World's Classics, Restricted to Prose, Vol. VII (of X)--Continental Europe I by Various