matchbox

noun match·box \ -ˌbäks \

Definition of matchbox

:a box for matches

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First Known Use of matchbox

1853


MATCHBOX Defined for English Language Learners

matchbox

noun

Definition of matchbox for English Language Learners

  • : a small box for matches


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