deathtrap deathtrap

Definition(s):

  • (n) any structure that is very unsafe; where people are likely to be killed

Usage(s):

  • Baghdad has become a deathtrap for journalism, said Aidan White, General Secretary for the International Federation of Journalists.

News

  1. Jun. 26, 2013

    The Lauren-Reilly Eliot Company concludes its presentation of 'Deathtrap' today through Sunday at Cite' des Arts, 109 Vine St., in downtown Lafayette. Show times are 7:30 p.m. today, Friday and Saturday and 2 p.m. Sunday.
    on June 27, 2013     Source: The Times of Acadiana

  2. Melon Patch Players' production of 'Deathtrap' wins 9 Sara awards

    LEESBURG — When the votes were tallied and the winners announced, one play upstaged the 2012-13 season of the Melon Patch Players — "Deathtrap."        
    on June 27, 2013     Source: Orlando Sentinel

  3. Theater Review: Adventurous companies add depth to Memphis scene with 'A Midsummer Night's Dream' and 'Endgame'

    This is a tremendous time for stage productions. “Singin’ in the Rain” is bringing down the house at Theatre Memphis, “The Color Purple” is first-rate at Playhouse on the Square, and “Deathtrap” is guilty fun at Circuit Playhouse.
    on June 27, 2013     Source: Memphis Commercial Appeal

Quotes

  • "I know there are issues that the bats could be a deathtrap," Tampa Bay Rays designated hitter Cliff Floyd says. "There are some flying objects out there. Baseball is going to have to discuss it."
    on Jun 2, 2008 By: Cliff Floyd Source: USA Today

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