box set

noun
variants: or boxed set

Definition of box set

: a collection of related items packaged together in a box and sold as a single unit The box set includes all of the band's albums and singles. a 10-DVD boxed set of the television show's first season a 4-volume box set

Examples of box set in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The singer is shown upside-down with her head inside an old black-and-white TV box set. Jenna Rosenstein, Harper's BAZAAR, 10 Sep. 2021 Yeah, that’s looking like that’s going to be next year’s box set. Chris Willman, Variety, 31 Aug. 2021 In March, Olsen released the box set Songs of the Lark and Other Far Memories, containing her previous two albums All Mirrors and Whole New Mess, plus demos, outtakes, covers, and other recordings from the same time period. Claire Shaffer, Rolling Stone, 20 May 2021 People who have a catalog will just throw up their vinyl because vinyl is selling well and [call it] a box set. Nolan Feeney, Billboard, 26 Aug. 2021 The box set is available as a five-CD set or a 10-LP collection limited to 4,000 copies, with her 1969 Carnegie Hall debut also sold as a separate three-LP set. Angie Martoccio, Rolling Stone, 21 June 2021 Like in years past, the limited-edition release will include a bunch of new products, as well as a box set with Kylie's smokin' hot figure printed on the front. Kelsey Stiegman, Seventeen, 3 Aug. 2021 Impossible – Fallout, all six of the previous films in the series are included in this fantastic 4K box set from Paramount (the audio mixes on these bad boys are particularly special — turn it up). Brian Tallerico, Vulture, 21 June 2021 This pivotal moment in the Beach Boys saga comes alive in the new box set Feel Flows — The Sunflower and Surf’s Up Sessions 1969–1971, out July 30th. Rob Sheffield, Rolling Stone, 3 June 2021

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First Known Use of box set

1894, in the meaning defined above

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13 Sep 2021

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“Box set.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/box%20set. Accessed 19 Sep. 2021.

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