boom box

noun
|Updated on: 6 Jul 2018

Definition of boom box

: a usually large portable stereophonic radio and tape or CD player

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First Known Use of boom box

1981

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Definition of boom box for English Language Learners

  • : a large portable radio and often tape deck or CD player with two attached speakers


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Definition of boom box for Students

: a large portable radio and CD or tape player

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