Definition of box

Definition of box
  1. box Noun A cuboid container, usually with a hinged lid.
  2. box Noun As much as fills a such a container.
  3. box Noun A compartment of a storage furniture, or of a part of such a furniture, such as of a drawer, shelving, etc.
  4. box Noun A compartment to sit in at a theater, courtroom or auditorium.
  5. box Noun A small rectangular shelter like a booth.
  6. box Noun A rectangular border around an image or section of text.
  7. box Noun A small, empty area on a writable document, delimited by a border, for filling with a tick mark or an ex.
  8. box Noun An input field on an interactive electronic display.
  9. box Noun A numbered receptacle at a newspaper office for anonymous replies to advertisements.
  10. box Noun A trap or predicament.
  11. box Noun The driver's seat on a coach.
  12. box Noun A hard protector for the genitals worn by a batsman or close fielder inside the underpants.
  13. box Noun A cylindrical casing around for example a bearing or gland.
  14. box Noun The penalty area.
  15. box Noun A computer, or the case in which it is housed.
  16. box Noun ("with" "the") Television.
  17. box Noun The vagina.
  18. box Noun coffin.
  19. box Noun A pattern usually performed with three balls where the movements of the balls make a boxlike shape.
  20. box Verb To place inside a box; to pack in boxes.
  21. box Verb To hem in.
  22. box Verb To place a value of a primitive type into a corresponding object.
  23. box Verb To mix two containers of paint of similar color to ensure that the color is identical.
  24. box Noun Any of various evergreen shrubs or trees of the genus "Buxus".
  25. box Noun Boxwood: the wood from a box tree.
  26. box Noun A blow with the fist.
  27. box Verb To strike with the fists.
  28. box Verb To punch (a person).
  29. box Verb To fight against (a person) in a boxing match.
  30. box Verb To participate in boxing; to be a boxer.
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