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shadowbox

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intransitive verb shad·ow·box \ˈsha-dō-ˌbäks, -də-ˌbäks\

Simple Definition of shadowbox

  • : to box with an imaginary opponent as a form of training

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of shadowbox

  1. :  to box with an imaginary opponent especially as a form of training

Examples of shadowbox in a sentence

  1. He was shadowboxing to stay in shape.



1924

First Known Use of shadowbox

1924

Rhymes with shadowbox

arctic fox, ballot box, bobby socks, chatterbox, chicken pox, dealing box, ditty box, equinox, flying fox, journal box, miter box, music box, orthodox, paradox, pepperbox, pillar-box, ready box, sentry box, service box, shadow box, silver fox, Skinner box, stuffing box, tinderbox, window box, witness-box


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