cager

cag·er

English syllables. 2014.

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  • Cager — is a term frequently used for a professional basketball player. The word originated from early professional games (1910 1915) played in a cage to separate the audience from the playing court and speed up the game by keeping the ball in… …   Wikipedia

  • čager — čȁger m DEFINICIJA onaj koji čaga; plesač ETIMOLOGIJA vidi čaga …   Hrvatski jezični portal

  • cager — ☆ cager [kāj′ər] n. Slang a basketball player …   English World dictionary

  • cager — /kay jeuhr/, n. 1. Informal. a basketball player. 2. Mining. a machine for putting cars on or off a cage. [1910 15; CAGE + ER1] * * * …   Universalium

  • cager — noun a) A basketball player. b) A person who drives an automobile, particularly for commuting …   Wiktionary

  • cager — (entrée créée par le supplément) (ka jé) s. m. •   Nom, dans l Aveyron, de cages en bois où l on fait les expéditions de fromages de Roquefort, les Primes d honneur, Paris, 1869, p. 398 …   Dictionnaire de la Langue Française d'Émile Littré

  • cager — n. basketball player (Informal) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • CAGER — f. Kuş kursağı …   Yeni Lügat Türkçe Sözlük

  • cager — noun an athlete who plays basketball • Syn: ↑basketball player, ↑basketeer • Derivationally related forms: ↑basket (for: ↑basketeer) • Hypernyms: ↑athlete, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Willie Cager — Willie Cager, an American Basketball player, was a member of the 1966 Texas Western College (now UTEP) basketball team that won the 1966 National Championship. Texas Western started an all black starting lineup, against the all white University… …   Wikipedia

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