box in

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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend: in - enclose or confine as if in a box
hold in, enclose, confine - close in; darkness enclosed him"

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.
At night, he puts the box in his lap, and I can hear him talking to her.
The Hyperic HQ open source management platform provides a suite of free inventory auto-discovery, monitoring, alerting and portal tools that can be deployed out of the box in less than an hour, using plug-ins for the specific commercial and/or open source IT assets used in the customer's environment.