: placed or enclosed in a box
boxed foods
a boxed lunch
… arrived at noon on Monday in a cream-colored Ford station wagon with the back end full of boxed religious tracts.B. J. Oliphant
see also box set

Examples of boxed in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The boxed set edition will boast 64-page hardcover book with essays by Lanegan’s friends and collaborators, including Troy Van Leeuwen, Josh Homme, Chris Goss, Alain Johannes, David Catching, Greg Dulli, Duff McKagan, and Brett Netson. Spin Staff, SPIN, 9 July 2024 There’s a boxed with both movies on Blu-ray for $30 (reg. Rudie Obias, The Hollywood Reporter, 2 July 2024 Communal Brands’s Saunders believes that their spirit of cooperation rather than competition will increase sales of boxed wine. Mike Desimone and Jeff Jenssen, Robb Report, 23 June 2024 Pierpaolo Piccioli, Pieter Mulier and Elie Top were among designers who attended a dinner to celebrate the launch of the homewares collection, and a boxed set of collectible books about Van Duysen’s life and work. Miles Socha, WWD, 27 June 2024 See all Example Sentences for boxed 

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Word History

First Known Use

circa 1548, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of boxed was circa 1548

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“Boxed.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/boxed. Accessed 25 Jul. 2024.

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