sky·​box | \ ˈskī-ˌbäks How to pronounce skybox (audio) \

Definition of skybox

: a roofed enclosure of private seats situated high in a sports stadium and typically featuring luxurious amenities

Examples of skybox in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Kerrigan, who watched from a skybox inside The Joe, was awarded the second and final Olympic spot. Gene Myers, Detroit Free Press, "How Benny Napoleon helped crack 'The Whack Heard 'Round the World' of Nancy Kerrigan," 18 Dec. 2020 Maze Jackson, who hosted a talk show on Chicago’s WVON, a radio station with a predominantly Black audience, met Ricketts two years ago, at a reception at a Wrigley Field skybox. Alex Kotlowitz, The New Yorker, "Trump Collides with the World of Baseball," 20 Oct. 2020 University of Arizona football: 2-4 tickets (depends on game and availability) in Athletic Director’s skybox for a home football game, experience to join the Voice of the Wildcats Brian Jeffries in the radio booth before the game. Jeff Metcalfe, azcentral, "Arizona sports team up for raffle to raise funds for coronavirus relief," 1 May 2020 New skyboxes are also coming to the east side, where the press box will be relocated. Michael Casagrande |, al, "Bryant-Denny Stadium renovation starts Monday: What you need to know," 21 Nov. 2019 Vaughn, 49, had a brief conservation with Trump and his wife in a skybox at the at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome in New Orleans, Louisiana. Caitlin Yilek, Washington Examiner, "WATCH: Vince Vaughn catches up with Trump at college football game," 14 Jan. 2020 Champions Club tickets are available for $200 and located in an open-air skybox on the 18th green. Edgar Thompson,, "Annika Sorenstam set to become first female to compete in PNC Father-Son Challenge," 5 Dec. 2019 Urban Meyer had on his University of Florida gear and sat with Tim Tebow inside a UF skybox and rooted loudly and proudly for his former program to beat the Miami Hurricanes during the season opener in Orlando. Mike Bianchi,, "Tim Tebow: It’s time for Gators to embrace Urban Meyer | Commentary," 11 Oct. 2019 Another improvement suggested by Wilkinson would be removing the skyboxes and convert that area into terrace seating. Paul Gattis |, al, "Would $8 million revitalize abandoned Huntsville stadium?," 22 Aug. 2019

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1965, in the meaning defined above

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“Skybox.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 22 Apr. 2021.

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English Language Learners Definition of skybox

US : an area with a roof and private seats near the top of a sports stadium

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