box in


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Verb1.box in - enclose or confine as if in a box
hold in, enclose, confine - close in; darkness enclosed him"
Translations

w>box in

vt sep
playerin die Zange nehmen; parked careinklemmen; (fig)einengen, keinen or zu wenig Spielraum lassen (+dat)
bath etcverkleiden; (with wood also) → verschalen
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We can reveal it's a pounds 10,000 jewellery box in the shape of the Palace of Versailles near Paris.