Box in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Box

(transitive) To strike with the fists; to punch. | (transitive, boxing) To fight against (a person) in a boxing match. | (intransitive, boxing) To participate in boxing; to be a boxer.

Short Example Sentences for Box

  • 1. Experimenter with and inventor of box kites. 🔊
  • 2. The box was placed on the table. 🔊
  • 3. At her elbow was a box of chocolates. 🔊
  • 4. Wallie pointed to the box on the floor in the corner. 🔊
  • 5. My box book remained blank. 🔊
  • 6. It was a box truly, but what sort of a box? 🔊
  • 7. The man in the rear seat had placed the box by his side. 🔊
  • 8. Harding dragged his box out from under his bunk and sat down on it. 🔊
  • 9. Hubert hoped to reach his box without meeting critics or authors. 🔊
  • 10. My wafers are done; cannot you manage to send me a box in some way or other? 🔊
  • 11. I seen you drivin' in with your swell friends, and sittin' in a box and all. 🔊

How to use Box in Sentences?

  • 1. He touched with his fingers a box of cigarettes which stood upon the tea-table. 🔊
  • 2. A litter of loose pages at the bottom of the box excited my curiosity but faintly. 🔊
  • 3. Then he made a close estimate of the spot where the box was likely to have landed and took a dive. 🔊
  • 4. To those who guess correctly a one-pound box of finest chocolates is delivered next day. 🔊
  • 5. Tayleure would cheapen a penny loaf, and run down the price of a box of lucifer matches. 🔊
  • 6. In the middle of the floor we saw our box standing in all its dignity, uncorded, and ready. 🔊
  • 7. Frank drew the key of the tin box from his pocket when Pep had concluded his story. 🔊
  • 8. Pinkey knocked over the box upon which he was sitting as he jumped from the table and tore the kitchen door open. 🔊
  • 9. The lever of the hook projects through the side of the box so as to make the hook available as a support for the receiver. 🔊
  • 10. He pushed a chair towards him and indicated with a gesture of invitation a box of cigars upon his desk. 🔊
  • 11. Lumley emptied the contents of the box on the floor before him, and began eagerly to count over the notes and gold. 🔊
  • 12. He always did this before the heap was placed in the rubbish box and dumped out of a side window into a coal box standing beneath it. 🔊
  • 13. And then he whispered something to the girl which made her laugh, and give him a good-humored box on the ear. 🔊
  • 14. And there was an old box of water-colours, with which she used to colour all the uncoloured drawings in her picture-books. 🔊
  • 15. He went on to tell her about the copper box that was the cellar, and the odd mock-up someone had made of his boat. 🔊
  • 16. This instrument was ordinarily mounted in a wooden box together with the induction coil, which is shown in the upper portion of the figure. 🔊
  • 17. He located a spare fuse, pushed an empty trunk over to the fuse box to stand on and twisted out the old fuse. 🔊
  • 18. As far as they could make it out at the distance they were, one of the passengers had sprung overboard and was floating around on a box or plank. 🔊
  • 19. Cloete without a word begins to grope all over the shelves for a box of matches, finds one, and strikes a light. 🔊
  • 20. Pep gave the wetted pillow case a jerk, freeing it of its enclosure, and the little cash box was disclosed. 🔊
  • 21. The instant a thought of the loss of their little treasure box drifted into his mind, however, he was on his feet in a flash. 🔊
  • 22. At the upper portion of the box there is mounted the hook switch, this being, in this case, of the short lever type. 🔊
  • 23. The steel box is usually finished in black enamel, baked on, the color being sometimes varied to match the color of the surrounding woodwork. 🔊
  • 24. The small boy who has lately taken to selling his single box of matches on our Terrace does so officially, as the brass label on his arm explains. 🔊