Meaning of “box lunch” in the English Dictionary


"box lunch" in English

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box lunchnoun [ C ]

uk /ˈbɒks ˌlʌntʃ/ us /ˈbɑːks ˌlʌntʃ/ US UK packed lunch

Examples from literature

  • The whole question of the box lunch presents a serious problem, when we consider the large number of children who must depend upon it for their noon-day meal. 

(Definition of “box lunch” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)