cager

[key-jer]

noun

Informal. a basketball player.
Mining. a machine for putting cars on or off a cage.

Nearby words

  1. cage fighting,
  2. cage zone melting,
  3. cage, john,
  4. caged,
  5. cageling,
  6. cagey,
  7. cagliari,
  8. cagliostro,
  9. cagmag,
  10. cagney

Origin of cager

First recorded in 1910–15; cage + -er1

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