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box

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1 a covered rectangular container for storing or transporting things

  • filled a whole box with books
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2 a boxlike container for holding a dead body

  • the only way I'm ever leaving this hospital room is in a box
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3 an electronic device with a screen and speakers that reproduces images and sound

  • would you switch on the box so that we can watch the news?
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boob tube, idiot box, television, telly [chiefly British], tube, TV

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4 a difficult, puzzling, or embarrassing situation from which there is no easy escape

  • with our new home still unfinished, and the buyers of our condo eager to move in, we were in a real box
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kettle of fish


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box

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box

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to deliver a blow to (someone or something) usually in a strong vigorous manner

  • his mother threatened to box his ears if he didn't show a bit more respect
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hang one on



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