Detailed Translations for caltrop from English to French


caltrop [the ~] noun

  1. the caltrop (mantrap)
    le clou d'acier
  2. the caltrop (mantrap)
    le piège; la chausse-trape

Translation Matrix for caltrop:

NounRelated TranslationsOther Translations
chausse-trape caltrop; mantrap
clou d'acier caltrop; mantrap
piège caltrop; mantrap ambush; clamp; clip; cramp; cramp-iron; noose; pitfall; stag-evil; trap; trapping; trick
- Centauria calcitrapa; Tribulus terestris; devil's weed; star-thistle; water chestnut; water chestnut plant

Synonyms for "caltrop":

  • devil's weed; Tribulus terestris; subshrub; suffrutex
  • water chestnut; water chestnut plant; aquatic plant; water plant; hydrophyte; hydrophytic plant
  • star-thistle; Centauria calcitrapa; centaury

Related Definitions for "caltrop":

  1. Mediterranean annual or biennial herb having pinkish to purple flowers surrounded by spine-tipped scales; naturalized in America1
  2. a plant of the genus Trapa bearing spiny four-pronged edible nutlike fruits1
  3. tropical annual procumbent poisonous subshrub having fruit that splits into five spiny nutlets; serious pasture weed1

Wiktionary Translations for caltrop:

  1. Tribulus terrestris
  2. starthistle
  3. weaponry
  1. pièce de fer garnir de pointes qu’on jeter dans les gués, sur les routes, et où hommes et cheval s’enferrer.
  2. plante