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Noun: rattrap  'rat,trap
  1. A difficult entangling situation
  2. Filthy run-down dilapidated housing
  3. A trap for catching rats

Derived forms: rattraps

Type of: difficulty, fix [informal], hole [informal], housing, jam [informal], kettle of fish [informal], living accommodations, lodging, mess [informal], muddle [informal], pickle [informal], trap

Encyclopedia: Rattrap