Definition of traps in US English:

traps

plural noun

informal
  • Personal belongings; baggage.

    ‘I was ready to pack my traps and leave’
    belongings, things, property, worldly goods, goods, personal effects, effects, stuff, assets, accoutrements, paraphernalia, impedimenta, bits and pieces, luggage, baggage, bags and baggage, chattels, movables, valuables
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Origin

Early 19th century: perhaps a contraction of trappings.

Pronunciation

traps

/traps//træps/