boxed boxed  /ˈbɑkst/

Definition(s):

  1. (adj) enclosed in or set off by a border or box
  2. (adj) enclosed in or as if in a box

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. Then again, that just could be the boxed wine talking.
  2. Citing a colleague who saw footage of the attack, Cropp says Irwin had accidently boxed the animal in, causing it to attack.
  3. Whereas the boxed set offers more of Hendrix, the TV movie serves up less.

News

  1. Zoom on Resort: Louis Vuitton, Giambattista Valli, Wang, and More

    Louis Vuitton presented a collection of easy separates that seemed right for the low-key, ragtag elegance of a life lived on a yacht. There were boxed blue tweed suits backed in navy leather, a boxy tunic and shorts in a sumptuous deep sea-green printed tie-silk, and a voluminous white burnout ... More »
    on June 14, 2013     Source: New York Magazine

  2. CHOW Farm Tries to Grow Solution to Local Hunger

    Welcome to CHOW Farm, part of a four-acre donation from the Town of Conklin. James Dunn walks this first-year garden with a simple goal in mind. "We want to get some healthy, nutritious vegetables into this system. Unfortunately most of what goes through CHOW from the local food sources is canned, boxed food," said Dunn, who manages the CHOW farm. "This is a labor of love for our community ...
    on June 14, 2013     Source: FOX 40 Binghamton

  3. Lansing Feed the Children Summer Program

    The distribution of FREE, boxed lunches, fresh fruit and juice boxes to fourteen different locations across the City.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: WILX 10 Lansing

Quotes

  1. Dirrell said: "I thought I held him off enough, boxed him enough to get a decision."
    on Oct 18, 2009 By: Andre Dirrell Source: Sky News

  2. "The way I boxed tonight, it showed that I was sick (during the first fight)," Chavez said through an interpreter. "I dictated the pace inside the ring. I was boxing with him and exchanging with him."
    on Nov 1, 2008 By: Cesar Chavez Source: San Francisco Chronicle

  3. "When you can win geared down like Kent had him, it's amazing," Cauthen, who rode Affirmed, said by telephone from Kentucky. "The thing is, I think somebody said today if he gets boxed in and gets dirt in his face, maybe that would stop him,...
    on May 17, 2008 By: Steve Cauthen Source: International Herald Tribune

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