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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend: - a box for a child's toys and personal things (especially at a boarding school)
box - a (usually rectangular) container; may have a lid; "he rummaged through a box of spare parts"
Britain, Great Britain, U.K., UK, United Kingdom, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland - a monarchy in northwestern Europe occupying most of the British Isles; divided into England and Scotland and Wales and Northern Ireland; `Great Britain' is often used loosely to refer to the United Kingdom
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There was a little door in it, which opened on their ringing; and a clumsy, untidy man came out and fetched Philip's tin trunk and his play-box. They were shown into the drawing-room; it was filled with massive, ugly furniture, and the chairs of the suite were placed round the walls with a forbidding rigidity.
Previously unknown or only seen as a picture in an art history book by today's generation, Ray Albano's sandbox will now be an immersive experience, a full-size play-box for Filipinos who are once again threatened by a regime similar to that at the beginning of Albano's career.
On days like this, Benji has a special play-box where he goes to feel cozy and safe.