Phrasal Verb 'Pen'

We have 2 phrasal verb definitions related to 'Pen'.

Pen in

Meaning: Confine people or animals to an area and prevent them from leaving

Example: The police PENNED the protesters IN.

Pen up

Meaning: Keep people or animals in a restricted area and prevent them from leaving

Example: The journalists were PENNED UP in an area that was fenced off from the spectators.