box office noun
: an area in a theater where tickets are sold for a movie, play, etc.
a : an office (as in a theater) where tickets of admission are sold
b : income from ticket sales (as for a film)
: the ability (as of a show) to attract ticket buyers; also : something that enhances that ability <any publicity is good box office>
Examples of BOX OFFICE
- The box office will open at 10:00 a.m.
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