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strongbox Syllabification: strong·box
Pronunciation: /ˈstrôNGˌbäks/

Definition of strongbox in English:


A small lockable box, typically made of metal, in which valuables may be kept.
Example sentences
  • Here they find a mysterious island where their father has a metal strongbox buried in a ruined outhouse.
  • Wastes were also discharged to the river from a paper mill, a hospital, and a strongbox manufacturing factory.
  • For Prints, Conner arranged a set of his fingerprints produced at the Palo Alto Police Department along with a strongbox containing file folders.
safe, safety deposit box, cash/money box
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