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

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box sb in

phrasal verb with box uk /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. 她不想把兒子送到一所被規章制度束手束腳的學校。

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

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