What does the word box mean?

Usage examples for box

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