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dogbox Line breaks: dog¦box
Pronunciation: /ˈdɒɡbɒks/

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Definition of dogbox in English:


Australian informal
A compartment in a railway carriage without a corridor.


Early 19th century: originally denoting a box for a dog to lie in, later denoting a railway compartment for transporting dogs.


in the dogbox

NZ & South African informal In disfavour: I was in the dogbox right enough

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