There are 2 translations of box in Spanish:

box1

Pronunciation: /bɑːks; bɒks/

n

  • 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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Word of the day merienda
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afternoon snack …
Cultural fact of the day

Each of the 55 different administrative areas into which Spain is divided is called a provincia. Each provincia includes a main city or town, sometimes more, depending on its social and economic power. The provincial capital usually has the same name as the province. Most comunidades autónomas comunidad autónoma comprise at least two or more

There are 2 translations of box in Spanish:

box2

vt

  • 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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Word of the day merienda
f
afternoon snack …
Cultural fact of the day

Each of the 55 different administrative areas into which Spain is divided is called a provincia. Each provincia includes a main city or town, sometimes more, depending on its social and economic power. The provincial capital usually has the same name as the province. Most comunidades autónomas comunidad autónoma comprise at least two or more