mousetrap - транскрипция, произношение и перевод онлайн

Транскрипция и произношение слова "mousetrap" в британском и американском вариантах. Подробный перевод и примеры.

mousetrap / мышеловка
[ˈmaʊs.træp]
[ˈmaʊs.træp]
Перевод
имя существительное
мышеловка
mousetrap
Определения
имя существительное
a trap for catching and usually killing mice, especially one with a spring bar that snaps down onto the mouse when it touches a piece of cheese or other bait attached to the mechanism.
You should bait mousetraps with chocolate, not cheese.
глагол
induce (someone) to do something by means of a trick.
the editor mousetrapped her into giving him an article
Примеры
After phonecalls to many people, we discover one house which has a spare mousetrap .
A pest-control firm has launched a chocolate-scented mousetrap after university researchers found rodents preferred it to cheese.
My first reaction was to send a one word reply then my sense of humour took over and I sent the attached reply: ‘The only free cheese is in a mousetrap !’
This morning I noticed the mousetrap had moved from its place behind the door to the other side of the room, under the vegetable rack.
According to a report in New Scientist, a mousetrap has been developed by Rentokil that will text your mobile to tell you when it has successfully caught one.
Ransome searched the local shops in vain for a mousetrap , he even tried the local bakery - surely they had mice - but he needn't have worried.
I notice a high-tech mousetrap by the door - breweries always have problems with mice because of all the grain - but everything looks sparkling clean.
My reasons for this are as follows: Several people had told me that I should try candy in the mousetrap , as mice like candy.
In the middle of our interview he left the table to go and deal with a dead mouse from a mousetrap under his cooker!
The old adage, ‘Build a better mousetrap and the world will beat a path to your door,’ may be more optimistic than realistic.