shadowbox

play
verb shad·ow·box \ˈsha-dō-ˌbäks, -də-ˌbäks\

Definition of shadowbox

  1. intransitive verb
  2. :  to box with an imaginary opponent especially as a form of training

Examples of shadowbox in a Sentence

  1. He was shadowboxing to stay in shape.

1924

First Known Use of shadowbox

1924


SHADOWBOX Defined for English Language Learners

shadowbox

play
verb

Definition of shadowbox for English Language Learners

  • : to box with an imaginary opponent as a form of training

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