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 Sentence for Box

  • 1. At her elbow was a box of chocolates. 🔊
  • 2. Experimenter with and inventor of box kites. 🔊
  • 3. The box was placed on the table. 🔊
  • 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 Sentence?

  • 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. And then he whispered something to the girl which made her laugh, and give him a good-humored box on the ear. 🔊
  • 13. 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. 🔊
  • 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. 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. 🔊
  • 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. This instrument was ordinarily mounted in a wooden box together with the induction coil, which is shown in the upper portion of the figure. 🔊
  • 19. 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. 🔊
  • 20. Cloete without a word begins to grope all over the shelves for a box of matches, finds one, and strikes a light. 🔊
  • 21. Pep gave the wetted pillow case a jerk, freeing it of its enclosure, and the little cash box was disclosed. 🔊
  • 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. If there was dissatisfaction inside the coach it was nothing at all compared to the excitement on the box as the horses galloped down the railroad track. 🔊
  • 25. 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. 🔊
  • 26. A little before midnight of that day the Danville prisoners were loaded into box cars, and the train was started for Richmond. 🔊
  • 27. Frank saw Randy making for the spot, and as Pep grasped the side of the floating box the skiff came alongside. 🔊
  • 28. It was his further privilege to hurry after the pair with a suit-case, some magazines, and a box of candy which both had characteristically forgotten. 🔊
  • 29. The containing box includes within it all of the working parts of the apparatus except that which is necessarily left outside in order to be within the reach of the user. 🔊