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 With a general manager mother and celebrity bodyguard dad, his childhood was spent sitting in skybox seats at basketball games, meeting 50 Cent and Lil’ Kim. Amel Mukhtar, Vogue, 9 May 2022 There would be no fists raised toward Xi Jingping or Vladimir Putin in the skybox, what with endorsements on the line. Matt Sullivan, Rolling Stone, 11 Feb. 2022 Straddling the River Walk lagoon at the Shops at Rivercenter, Yard House offers skybox views of the water below. Mike Sutter, San Antonio Express-News, 28 Oct. 2021 Over these past two, largely-downbeat decades, the Cowboys were recast as America’s Schadenfreude, the TV cameras repeatedly and gleefully catching a dejected Jerry Jones sinking in his skybox as playoff dreams expired. Jason Gay, WSJ, 18 Oct. 2021 Even the VIPs’ skybox is plain, all the tacky decorations gone. Quinci Legardye, Vulture, 11 Oct. 2021 Alabama's Nick Saban, 51-4 since 2017: Two cars, 34 tickets to every home game, skybox, country club membership, 25 hours of a private jet for non-business. Dana Hunsinger Benbow, The Indianapolis Star, 30 Aug. 2021 Below the club are skybox spaces for the families of the coaching staff. Matt Murschel,, 19 Aug. 2021 And engineer James: Bungie visual effects artist Ben Platnick created a meme linking the current heat situation to the equivalent of flying into Mercury in Destiny 2, where pretty much the entire skybox is the sun. Paul Tassi, Forbes, 29 June 2021 See More

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First Known Use of skybox

1965, in the meaning defined above

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13 May 2022

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“Skybox.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 18 May. 2022.

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