Tikibu: pronunciation dictionary with use examples

Word: cage
IPA transcription: [k'eɪdʒ]
noun meaning of the word
  • Synonyms: cage, coop
    Meaning: an enclosure made or wire or metal bars in which birds or animals can be kept
  • Synonyms: cage
    Meaning: something that restricts freedom as a cage restricts movement
verb meaning of the word
  • Synonyms: cage, cage_in
    Meaning: confine in a cage; "The animal was caged"
Usage examples
  • Cage never touched you!
  • I knew your master when he was not as high as that cage.
  • "This one is ugly and dangerous, or they wouldn't cage him up.
  • They had two carpet bags and a box and a poll parrot in a cage.
  • I became aware of a disagreeable odor, like that of a monkey's cage ill-cleaned.
  • There, there," she said, nodding persuasively at the cage, "you pretty creature you!
  • The poor brute seemed horribly scared, and crouched in the bottom of its little cage.
  • Isabel rose from her chair, like a bird released from its cage, and stood by his side.
  • There it was stopped, and floated steadily, while a little cage was let down on a wire.
  • At this Phronsie turned and wiped away two big tears, while she gazed up at the cage in extreme commiseration.