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Meaning of "gilded cage" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF GILDED CAGE

gilded cage  [ˈɡɪldɪd keɪdʒ] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF GILDED CAGE

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Gilded cage is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES GILDED CAGE MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of gilded cage in the English dictionary

The definition of gilded cage in the dictionary is a place where someone appears to live in luxury but where he or she has very little freedom.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH GILDED CAGE


age
eɪdʒ
backstage
ˌbækˈsteɪdʒ
birdcage
ˈbɜːdˌkeɪdʒ
cage
keɪdʒ
carucage
ˈkærjʊˌkeɪdʒ
discage
dɪsˈkeɪdʒ
encage
ɪnˈkeɪdʒ
engage
ɪnˈɡeɪdʒ
gauge
ɡeɪdʒ
incage
ɪnˈkeɪdʒ
Osage
əʊˈseɪdʒ
outrage
ˈaʊtˌreɪdʒ
page
peɪdʒ
rage
reɪdʒ
ribcage
ˈrɪbˌkeɪdʒ
sage
seɪdʒ
stage
steɪdʒ
teenage
ˈtiːnˌeɪdʒ
uncage
ʌnˈkeɪdʒ
underage
ˌʌndərˈeɪdʒ

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE GILDED CAGE

gilbert
Gilbert and George
Gilbert Islands
Gilbertian
Gilbertine
gild
gild the lily
gilden
gilder
gildhall
gilding
gildsman
gildsmen
gildswoman
gildswomen
Gilead
Gileadite
Giles
gilet
gilgai

WORDS THAT END LIKE GILDED CAGE

advantage
average
bird cage
bocage
boscage
coverage
damage
Faraday cage
garage
heritage
home page
image
in this day and age
language
lift cage
manage
marriage
rattle someone´s cage
socage
squirrel cage

Synonyms and antonyms of gilded cage in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «gilded cage» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF GILDED CAGE

Find out the translation of gilded cage to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of gilded cage from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «gilded cage» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

镀金的笼子
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

jaula dorada
570 millions of speakers

English

gilded cage
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

सोने का पानी चढ़ा पिंजरे
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

قفص مذهب
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

позолоченная клетка
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

gaiola dourada
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

গিল্ড খাঁচা
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

cage dorée
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Sangkar emas
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

goldenen Käfig
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

金色のケージ
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

도금 케이지
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Kandhang emas
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

lồng mạ vàng
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

களிமண் கூண்டு
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

सोन्याचा मुलामा केलेला पिंजरा
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

Yaldızlı kafes
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

gabbia dorata
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

złotej klatce
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

позолочена клітка
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

colivie aurită
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

χρυσό κλουβί
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

vergulde hok
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

förgyllda bur
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

forgylt bur
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of gilded cage

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «GILDED CAGE»

The term «gilded cage» is regularly used and occupies the 82.335 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «GILDED CAGE» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about gilded cage

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «GILDED CAGE»

Discover the use of gilded cage in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to gilded cage and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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In a Gilded Cage
Rhys Bowen’s Agatha and Anthony Award--winning historical series continues to breathe life into the past with its wit and charm and its complete sense of early-twentieth-century New York, which makes In a Gilded Cage her most accomplished ...
Rhys Bowen, 2009
2
Bride in a Gilded Cage
The tango is an Argentinean dance of possession and passion...and that's exactly how aristocrat Rafael Romero intends his convenient marriage to teacher Isobel will be.
Abby Green, 2010
3
Dubai: gilded cage
In this enormously readable book, Syed Ali delves beneath the dazzling surface to analyze how—and at what cost—Dubai has achieved such success.
Syed Ali, 2010
4
Gilded Cage
Call your damnable hunt. We shall see whom I drag screaming to hell with me. A handbook of politics and treachery, this book looks at power and influence, as well as how to cultivate it... and cripple others'.
Ari Marmell, Michael Mearls, 2001
5
The Gilded Cage
He lives for the day he can have his own business and make his fortune. Only then will he be able to declare his love for beautiful Isabel Mears who he means to release from the gilded cage her father has created.
Josephine Cox, 2010
6
Corpse in a Gilded Cage
A Simon & Schuster eBook. Simon & Schuster has a great book for every reader.
Robert Barnard, 2013
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The Gilded Cage
CHAPTER. 13. Much to Nicholas Bostwick's disappointment, Jacob Updegraff had failed to make the offer for which he'd been hoping. When Bostwick had reported to the bank president that he'd acquired ledger sheets and a number of  ...
Troy Soos, 2003
8
In a Gilded Cage: From Heiress to Duchess
Laced with a bracing dash on 1990s feminism, Marian Fowler paints an intimate portrait of five individualistic women who defied convention, and provides a sparkling and richly detailed view of the extraordinary excesses of the Gilded Age.
Marian Fowler, 1994
9
The gilded cage
As the century's last decade unfolds, the tranquil life of work and social commitment of three friends living in the same home strains and shatters as one finds herself in the grip of a grand passion and a dark vision
Susannah Bamford, 1991
10
Gibson Girls and Suffragists: Perceptions of Women from 19 ...
“She is only a bird in a gilded cage,” sang Harry Von Tilzer. When he had finished singing, Von Tilzer realized that a few young women in the room were crying. Arthur Lamb, the lyricist, had intended the song to be sentimental, and it seemed ...
Catherine Gourley, 2008

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «GILDED CAGE»

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China Rich Girlfriend maps a rarified social circle of serious affluence
... their glittery, gilded cage. As its sequel, China Rich Girlfriend continues to map this rarefied social circle of "ultra-high-net-worth" individuals. «Sydney Morning Herald, Jul 15»
2
Today's kids have fun but not freedom
Yet given the choice, would you rather enjoy simple freedom, as we did, or live in a gilded cage like many of our kids today? FOCUS ON...objet ... «Portsmouth News, Jul 15»
3
Lakmé, Opera Holland Park
All we have, though, in Aylin Bozok's production and Morgan Large's austere design, is a gilded cage for the heroine and her temple-dancer ... «The Arts Desk, Jul 15»
4
Ex-Playmates Of The Playboy Mansion Reveal …
In a series of dramatic accounts from those who have lived a wild life inside the gilded cage, The ENQUIRER can blow the lid off what REALLY ... «The National Enquirer, Jul 15»
5
Forbidden fruit: Stolen crops ripe for Los Altos residents' finger …
... compared to 170 a year ago when he was sans-coop. His apples, still small and green, are actively ripening within their not-so-gilded cage. «Los Altos Town Crier, Jul 15»
6
I'm not bitter, says Heather Mills
They want you in a gilded cage, tied to the kitchen sink and to perform as a trophy wife, but that's just not me.” Neither does she consider herself ... «Aberdeen Press and Journal, Jul 15»
7
My divorce cost me my reputation
They want you in a gilded cage, tied to the kitchen sink and to perform as a trophy wife, but that's just not me." Neither does she consider herself ... «Belfast Telegraph, Jul 15»
8
Batgirl And Mad Max Furiosa Get Second Prints, Despite …
Nothing that is free is “kept,” and a gilded cage is still a cage. And people understand that.We understood that in the Fury Road film! So the fact ... «Bleeding Cool News, Jul 15»
9
15 Celebrities and Their Super Successful Spouses Who Are Far …
We've all heard the stories where the Hollywood elite find love outside of the gilded cage filled with ridiculously good-looking actors and ... «moviepilot.com, Jul 15»
10
Penny Dreadful: And Hell Itself My Only Foe Review
What a fittingly gilded cage for the monster scientist. There is obviously some kind of dark enchantment on the room. Like a drug that causes ... «Den of Geek!, Jun 15»

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