Synonyms of 'cage'
an enclosure made of bars or wires, for keeping birds or animals inI hate to see animals being kept in cages.
to confine in a cageDon't you think it's cruel to cage wild creatures?
He has been confined to his barracks.
Police restrained her on July 28.
imprison, , ,
He was imprisoned for 18 months on charges of anti-state agitation.
incarcerate, , , ,
The general was incarcerated for life.
See rattle someone's cage
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in the sense of confine
to keep within boundsHe has been confined to his barracks.
in the sense of coop
a cage or pen for poultry or small animalsBehind the house, the pair set up a chicken coop.
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