Synonyms for Deathtrap:

n.

pitfall (noun)
lure, firetrap, vortex, hazard, quicksand, mousetrap, pitfall, chasm.

Usage examples for deathtrap

  1. Then they opened for me to pass, but I signed them to precede me; and so we all climbed up the rocks till we soon found ourselves on the slope of one of those great rifts which ran down into the half- circular hollow or basin which I had marked out for the deathtrap of Mhlangana's impi. – The White Shield by Bertram Mitford
  2. You will be going into a deathtrap – Mystery Ranch by Arthur Chapman
  3. For a dramatic moment, I held my head within the yawning deathtrap – Autobiography of a YOGI by Paramhansa Yogananda