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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.
Traducciones de “box sb/sth in”
en chino (tradicionál) 把…困住…
en ruso зажимать…
en turco kutulamak…
en chino (simplificado) 把…困住…
en polaco zablokować kogoś/coś…
(Definition of box sb/sth in from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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