Definition - box

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box
  1. any one of several designated areas on a ball field where the batter or catcher or coaches are positioned; "the umpire warned the batter to stay in the batter's box"
  2. put into a box; "box the gift, please"
  3. evergreen shrubs or small trees
  4. the quantity contained in a box; "he gave her a box of chocolates"
  5. a rectangular drawing; "the flowchart contained many boxes"
  6. a predicament from which a skillful or graceful escape is impossible; "his lying got him into a tight corner"
  7. a blow with the hand (usually on the ear); "I gave him a good box on the ear"
  8. a (usually rectangular) container; may have a lid; "he rummaged through a box of spare parts"
  9. separate partitioned area in a public place for a few people; "the sentry stayed in his box to avoid the cold"
  10. private area in a theater or grandstand where a small group can watch the performance; "the royal box was empty"
  11. engage in a boxing match

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