tuck box


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Noun1.tuck box - a box for storing eatables (especially at boarding school)tuck box - a box for storing eatables (especially at 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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tuck box

n (Brit) (Scol) (old) → scatola di dolciumi (mandata da casa)
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Depending on the length of the flight, travellers will get a second meal or snack such as a sandwich or pizza wrap, plus treats including Magnum ice-creams and chocolates and crisps from a tuck box to enjoy while watching movies at 38,000ft.
We're also offering Magnum ice-creams on daylight flights from London and a Tuck Box on inbound and overnight flights.
I desperately wanted to go to boarding school - mainly for the tuck box and midnight feasts.
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Like Sue, diabetics have to learn to read their bodies and prepare for disruptions in daily routine, including, perhaps, keeping a tuck box of high-sugar snacks.
If Grandad put a few thousand pounds in technology shares in Spring 2000, his poor grandchild may be barely able to afford a tuck box at university next autumn, let alone sandwiches to put in it.
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