box

Part of speech: verb

To put into or furnish with a box; often with up.

Part of speech: verb

To cuff or buffet.

Part of speech: verb

To spar, as with boxing- gloves.

Part of speech: noun

A case, as of wood or metal; a coachman's raised seat.

Part of speech: noun

The quantity that a box will hold.

Part of speech: noun

A slap or cuff.

Part of speech: noun

A small tree or shrub of the spurge family; also, its wood, called boxwood.

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Usage examples "box":

  1. " Give me the cedar box," he said. - "The Great Mogul", Louis Tracy.
  2. I don't know where the letter- box is. - "Note-Book of Anton Chekhov", Anton Pavlovich Chekhov.
  3. What was there about the match- box that made you feel so certain? - "The Shrieking Pit", Arthur J. Rees.