1. [ verb ] lure or entrap with or as if with a decoy
Related terms: entice bait
2. [ noun ] (work) a beguiler who leads someone into danger (usually as part of a plot)
Synonyms: steerer
Related terms: accomplice deceiver shill roper
3. [ noun ] something used to lure victims into danger
Synonyms: lure bait
Related terms: device spinner fish_lure fly stool_pigeon ground_bait trap bait
Similar spelling:   DEC