English - English Dictionary
box: noun: bu0254ks
boxa blow with the hand (usually on the ear); "I gave him a good box on the ear"
boxingthe enclosure of something in a package or box
boxingfighting with the fists
professional boxingboxing for money
shadowboxingsparring with an imaginary opponent (for exercise or training)
box turtlechiefly terrestrial turtle of North America; shell can be closed tightly
box tortoisechiefly terrestrial turtle of North America; shell can be closed tightly
Western box turtleprimarily a prairie turtle of western United States and northern Mexico
boxera breed of stocky medium-sized short-haired dog with a brindled coat and square-jawed muzzle developed in Germany
boxfishany of numerous small tropical fishes having body and head encased in bony plates
squeeze boxa portable box-shaped free-reed instrument; the reeds are made to vibrate by air from the bellows controlled by the player
ballot boxa box where voters deposit their ballots
bandboxa light cylindrical box for holding light articles of attire (especially hats)
batter's boxan area on a baseball diamond (on either side of home plate) marked by lines within which the batter must stand when at bat
black boxequipment that records information about the performance of an aircraft during flight
boxa (usually rectangular) container; may have a lid; "he rummaged through a box of spare parts"
boxseparate partitioned area in a public place for a few people; "the sentry stayed in his box to avoid the cold"
boxprivate area in a theater or grandstand where a small group can watch the performance; "the royal box was empty"
boxthe driver''s seat on a coach; "an armed guard sat in the box with the driver"
box seatthe driver''s seat on a coach; "an armed guard sat in the box with the driver"
boxany one of several designated areas on a ball field where the batter or catcher or coaches are positioned; "the umpire warned the batter to stay in the batter''s box"
box beama beam built up from boards; has a hollow rectangular cross section
box girdera beam built up from boards; has a hollow rectangular cross section
box cameraa simple camera shaped like a rectangular box
box Kodaka simple camera shaped like a rectangular box