Scrabble word: TRIPWIRE
In which Scrabble dictionary does TRIPWIRE exist?
Definitions of TRIPWIRE in dictionaries:
- A wire stretched near ground level to trip or ensnare an enemy.
- A wire or line that activates a weapon, trap, or camera, for example, when pulled.
- A relatively small frontline military force whose involvement in hostilities will trigger the use of a larger force: “a demilitarized West Bank, with an Israeli military tripwire on the Jordan” (New Statesman).
- noun - a low-placed hidden wire that sets off an alarm or a trap