Cage

9 Definitions of Cage

The meaning of the word cage, the definition of Cage:

n. - A box or inclosure, wholly or partly of openwork, in wood or metal, used for confining birds or other animals.

n. - A place of confinement for malefactors

n. - An outer framework of timber, inclosing something within it; as, the cage of a staircase.

n. - A skeleton frame to limit the motion of a loose piece, as a ball valve.

n. - A wirework strainer, used in connection with pumps and pipes.

n. - The box, bucket, or inclosed platform of a lift or elevator; a cagelike structure moving in a shaft.

n. - The drum on which the rope is wound in a hoisting whim.

n. - The catcher's wire mask.

v. i. - To confine in, or as in, a cage; to shut up or confine.


The word "cage" uses 4 letters: A C E G

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d - cadge caged   l - glace   r - cager grace   s - cages   y - cagey  

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ace ae ag age gae

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