box sb in translate to Mandarin Chinese: Cambridge Dictionary

Translation of "box sb in" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

box sb in

phrasal verb with box /bɒks/ US  /bɑːks/ verb
to prevent someone from doing what they want to do
She did not want to send her son to a school where he would be boxed in by so many rules and regulations.
Limiting and restrictingPreventing and impeding
boxed in
adjective [after verb]
prevented from doing what you want to do
He feels boxed in at work and wants greater freedom to develop his ideas.
Lack of freedom to act
Translations of “box sb in”
in Chinese (Traditional) 限制(某人),約束(某人)…
(Definition of box sb in from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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