litter box

noun
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of litter box

chiefly US
: a container holding dry material (called litter) that is used as a toilet by animals (especially cats) while they are indoors

Word by Word Definitions

litter play
  1. : a covered and curtained couch provided with shafts and used for carrying a single passenger

  2. : a device (such as a stretcher) for carrying a sick or injured person

  3. : material used as bedding for animals

  1. : bed

  2. : to give birth to a litter of (young)

  3. : to strew with scattered articles

box play
  1. : an evergreen shrub or small tree (genus Buxus of the family Buxaceae, the box family) with opposite entire leaves and capsular fruits

  1. : a rigid typically rectangular container with or without a cover : such as

  2. : an open cargo container of a vehicle

  3. : coffin

  1. : to enclose in or as if in a box

  2. : to hem in (someone, such as an opponent)

  1. : a punch or slap especially on the ear

  1. : to hit (something, especially someone's ears) with the hand

  2. : to engage in boxing with

  3. : to fight with the fists : engage in boxing

  1. : to name the 32 points of (the compass) in their order


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