dealing box


Definition of dealing box

: a case that holds a deck of playing cards so that they may be dealt one by one

Examples of dealing box in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Qualcomm’s chip deals boxed out competitors An obvious question is how Qualcomm maintained its stranglehold over the supply of modem chips. Timothy B. Lee, Ars Technica, 30 May 2019

These example sentences are selected automatically from various online news sources to reflect current usage of the word 'dealing box.' Views expressed in the examples do not represent the opinion of Merriam-Webster or its editors. Send us feedback.

First Known Use of dealing box

1897, in the meaning defined above

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More About dealing box

Time Traveler for dealing box

Time Traveler

The first known use of dealing box was in 1897

See more words from the same year

Dictionary Entries Near dealing box


dealing box


See More Nearby Entries 

Statistics for dealing box

Cite this Entry

“Dealing box.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 18 Oct. 2021.

Style: MLA
MLACheck Mark Icon ChicagoCheck Mark Icon APACheck Mark Icon Merriam-WebsterCheck Mark Icon


Test Your Vocabulary

Dog Words Quiz

  • shiba puppy more or less demanding cuddles
  • Which of the following animals has a dog in its etymology?
How Strong Is Your Vocabulary?

Test your vocabulary with our 10-question quiz!

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!