There are 2 translations of box in Spanish:


Pronunciation: /bɑːks; bɒks/


  • 5 (television) (esp BrE) [colloquial/familiar] the box la tele [familiar/colloquial], la caja tonta [familiar/colloquial] what's on the box? ¿qué dan en la tele? [familiar/colloquial]
  • 6 (thump) a box around the ears un sopapo

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There are 2 translations of box in Spanish:



  • 1 (put in boxes) poner* en una caja, embalar
  • 2 2.1 (hit) to box sb around the ear(s) darle* un sopapo a algn 2.2 (fight) [Sport] boxear or pelear con or contra
    More example sentences
    • If you wanted to make a film on how to box, he would be the fighter you would want to film.
    • They were on the table, and I wanted those fights before I boxed for the British title.
    • Another thing they shared was the ability to box effectively while still carrying knockout power in either fist.

Phrasal verbs

box in

v + o + adv, v + adv + o
1.1 (restrict, surround) cerrarle* el paso a the favorite was completely boxed in le habían cerrado el paso al favorito 1.2 (enclose) [pipes] esconder (tapando con una tabla etc)

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