- 笼 [lǒng]
- （笼罩） cover; envelop:
be enveloped [hidden] in mist; 烟笼雾罩
Spreading shades of dusk cover the earth. 暮色笼住了大地。
- （笼子） bamboo trunk or case; large box or chest
- 笼 [lóng]
- （笼子） cage; coop:
chicken coop; 鸡笼- （笼屉） steamer:
steamer for steaming food; 蒸笼
meat-filled buns fresh from the food steamer 刚出笼的肉包子- （筐; 篮） basket:
bamboo basket 竹笼
- （把手放在袖筒里） put each hand in the opposite sleeve
I felt terribly caged in in that office.
Is it cruel to confine a bird in a cage?
A lion has escaped from its cage.
The bird fluttered its wings in the cage.
The old man wants to buy a cage for birds.
The lion paced the floor of his cage restlessly.
The canary was trilling away in its cage.