a (usually rectangular) container; may have a lid
private area in a theater or grandstand where a small group can watch the performance
the quantity contained in a box
a predicament from which a skillful or graceful escape is impossible
a rectangular drawing
evergreen shrubs or small trees
any one of several designated areas on a ball field where the batter or catcher or coaches are positioned
the driver's seat on a coach
separate partitioned area in a public place for a few people
a blow with the hand (usually on the ear)
put into a box
hit with the fist
engage in a boxing match
- The present phone boxes will go out of use next year.
- Don't throw away those boxes.
- Everything has been packed in boxes except a few odds and ends.
- I got a splinter in my finger while I was moving the boxes.
- All the boxes were strapped up and waiting to go to the airport.
- Our school contracted with the nearest shop for50 boxes of chalk a month.
- Dove to a depth of30 feet; shelves with enough depth to store the large boxes.
- Anyone seen carrying boxes, bags, or whatever, was stopped by the police.