box sb/sth in Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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box sb/sth in

phrasal verb with box uk   /bɒks/  us   /bɑːks/ verb
to ​move so ​close to someone or something that the ​person or thing cannot ​move away: When I got back to my ​car, I ​found it had been ​boxed in by a ​lorry.
(Definition of box sb/sth in from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “box sb/sth in”
in Chinese (Simplified) 把…困住…
in Turkish kutulamak…
in Russian зажимать…
in Chinese (Traditional) 把…困住…
in Polish zablokować kogoś/coś…
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