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Overview of noun box

The noun box has 10 senses? (first 4 from tagged texts)
1. (25) box

(a (usually rectangular) container; may have a lid; "he rummaged through a box of spare parts")

2. (8) box, loge

(private area in a theater or grandstand where a small group can watch the performance; "the royal box was empty")

3. (3) box, boxful

(the quantity contained in a box; "he gave her a box of chocolates")

4. (1) corner, box

(a predicament from which a skillful or graceful escape is impossible; "his lying got him into a tight corner")

5. box

(a rectangular drawing; "the flowchart contained many boxes")

6. box, boxwood

(evergreen shrubs or small trees)

7. box

(any one of several designated areas on a ball field where the batter or catcher or coaches are positioned; "the umpire warned the batter to stay in the batter's box")

8. box, box seat

(the driver's seat on a coach; "an armed guard sat in the box with the driver")

9. box

(separate partitioned area in a public place for a few people; "the sentry stayed in his box to avoid the cold")

10. box

(a blow with the hand (usually on the ear); "I gave him a good box on the ear")

Overview of verb box

The verb box has 3 senses? (first 1 from tagged texts)
1. (1) box, package

(put into a box; "box the gift, please")

2. box

(hit with the fist; "I'll box your ears!")

3. box

(engage in a boxing match) © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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