1. 〔草を刈る農具〕a sickle;〔麦などを刈る大鎌〕a scythe [sáið]
  1. 鎌を掛けるtrick a person into telling the truth
    • 彼の掛けた鎌に掛かった
    • I was taken in by a tricky question he asked me.