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charactercopypronouncebaikeskritterexampleCorrect
  *笼* | 笼* | *笼
enclosing frame made of bamboo, wire etc / cage / basket / steamer basket / to cover / to cage / to embrace / to manipulate through trickery
charactercopypronouncebaikeskritterexampleCorrect
  *笼* | 笼* | *笼
to cover / to cage / covering / also pr. [long2]
lantern
to envelop / to shroud
HSK 6
steamer basket (e.g. for dimsum)
cage / basket / container
steamed dumpling
birdcage
general / broad / sweeping / lacking in detail / vague
cage / trap (e.g. basket, pit or snare for catching animals) / fig. bonds (of wrong ideas) / shackles (of past misconceptions) / to trap / to shackle
bloomers / plus fours / knickerbockers
to steam again / to rewarm food in a bamboo steamer / to withdraw currency from circulation
just out of the steamer basket 蒸籠|蒸笼 / to appear (of products, publications, sometimes derog., "lots of shoddy material is appearing nowadays")
bamboo steamer (for buns or dimsum)
cage used to hold or transport prisoners
to coax / to beguile / to win over
Chinese enkianthus
tropical pitcher plant (i.e. genus Nepenthes)
steamed soup dumpling
a caged bird
cape gooseberry / Peruvian ground-cherry / Physalis peruviana
muzzle (device)
lantern fish
headstall / bridle
cylindrical bamboo or wire frame used to constrain a pig during transport
Raise the Red Lantern (1991), movie by Zhang Yimou 張藝謀|张艺谋
bird cage / (fig.) prison / confinement
elevator cage (in mine)
to drown sb in a wicker basket, a form of 沉潭
to go back to sleep (instead of rising up in the morning) / to sleep in
fallen into a trap
cage for singing cicada
fishing pot (trap)
to fall into a trap / ensnared
air pipe / bamboo air pipe used to aerate granary
bamboo drying frame
bird in a basket, monkey in a cage (idiom); prisoner
a flower in a cage, a crane in a basket (idiom); prisoner
cage (for animals)
bamboo drying frame


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