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IRON CAGE

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does iron cage mean? 

IRON CAGE (noun)
  The noun IRON CAGE has 1 sense:

1. a cage from which there is no escape

  Familiarity information: IRON CAGE used as a noun is very rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


IRON CAGE (noun)


Sense 1iron cage [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

A cage from which there is no escape

Classified under:

Nouns denoting stable states of affairs

Hypernyms ("iron cage" is a kind of...):

cage (something that restricts freedom as a cage restricts movement)


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