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boxes

noun , plural of 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 tubes, idiot boxes, televisions, tellys (also tellies) [chiefly British], tubes, TVs

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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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