Translation of "box" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

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boxnoun

uk /bɒks/ us /bɑːks/

box noun (CONTAINER)

A1 [ C ] a square or rectangular container with stiff sides and sometimes a lid

箱;盒;匣
a cardboard box 纸板箱
a cigar box 雪茄烟盒
a matchbox 火柴盒

A1 [ C ] a box and its contents, or just the contents of a box

一箱(或一盒、一匣)的容量
a box of matches 一盒火柴
He ate a whole box of chocolates. 他吃了整整一盒巧克力。

[ C ] UK US cup a piece of hard plastic worn by men to protect their sex organs when playing a sport

(男运动员的)下体护身

More examples

  • I took her a box of chocolates.
  • He lifted the box carefully down from the shelf.
  • Put the empty box in the rubbish bin.
  • I'm amazed you managed to move those heavy boxes all by yourself.
  • I've got boxes of old clothes in the attic.

box noun (SQUARE SPACE)

A2 [ C ] any square or rectangular space on a form, sports field, road, etc., separated from the main area by lines

(表格上的)方框,方格;(体育场、道路等上)以线标出的特定区域
If you would like more information, put an X in the box. 如果你需要更多的信息,请在这个方框内打钩。

[ C ] US UK box junction a place where two roads cross, marked with a square of yellow lines painted in the centre, that you can drive over only when the road in front is clear

(前方通畅时方可驶入的)路口方形黄线区域

[ C ] a small space with walls

专席;小亭
a jury/phone box 陪审团席/公用电话亭
Their new house is just a box (= very small). 他们的新房子非常小。

[ C ] a small area with seats that is separate from the other seats in a theatre or at the side of a sports field

(戏院中或运动场边的)包厢
Can you see Prince Charles in the royal box? 你能看见王室专用包厢里的查尔斯王子吗?

box noun (TELEVISION)

the box [ S ] UK informal

television

电视
There's nothing worth watching on the box tonight. 今晚的电视没有什么值得一看的。

box noun (ADDRESS)

[ C ] also PO box a box with a number in a post office to which your letters can be sent and from which you can collect them

信箱号码

box noun (TREE)

[ U ] a small evergreen tree (= one that never loses its leaves) with small, shiny leaves

黄杨,黄杨属植物
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boxverb

uk /bɒks/ us /bɑːks/

box verb (SPORT)

[ I or T ] to fight someone in the sport of boxing

(与…)斗拳;参加(拳击比赛)
He used to box every weekend. 他以前每个周末都打拳击。
I've boxed (against) some of the best. 我曾和一些最好的拳击手较量过。

box verb (PUT IN CONTAINER)

[ T ] also box up to put something in a box

把…装箱,把…置于箱(或盒子)内
I boxed up some clothes and books to donate to charity. 我帮你把这双鞋子装进盒子还是你现在就穿?

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(Translation of “box” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)