A box, typically covered with red leather, used by a Minister of State to hold official documents.
- They may soon have an extra piece of paper to sign, in addition to those found in their Ministerial red boxes.
- ‘He cracked open the ministerial red box,’ an aide said.
- However he wasn't holding his Ministerial red box and was wearing a hat, which made him look like an ordinary member of the public.
What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?
Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.