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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • transitive verb To confine in or as if in a cage.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • To put in a cage; shut up or confine in a cage; hence, to coop up; confine to any narrow limits.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • transitive verb To confine in a cage; to coop up.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • verb To lock inside a cage; to imprison.

Etymologies

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en- +‎ cage

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