Pronunciation of Box  


English Meaning

A tree or shrub, flourishing in different parts of the world. The common box (Buxus sempervirens) has two varieties, one of which, the dwarf box (B. suffruticosa), is much used for borders in gardens. The wood of the tree varieties, being very hard and smooth, is extensively used in the arts, as by turners, engravers, mathematical instrument makers, etc.

  1. A container typically constructed with four sides perpendicular to the base and often having a lid or cover.
  2. The amount or quantity that such a container can hold.
  3. A square or rectangle: Draw a box around your answer.
  4. A separated compartment in a public place of entertainment, such as a theater or stadium, for the accommodation of a small group.
  5. An area of a public place, such as a courtroom or stadium, marked off and restricted for use by persons performing a specific function: a jury box.
  6. A small structure serving as a shelter: a sentry box.
  7. Chiefly British A small country house used as a sporting lodge: a shooting box.
  8. A box stall.
  9. The raised seat for the driver of a coach or carriage.
  10. Baseball An area on a diamond marked by lines designating where the batter may stand.
  11. Baseball Any of various designated areas for other team members, such as the pitcher, catcher, and coaches.
  12. Sports A penalty box.
  13. Printing Featured printed matter enclosed by hairlines, a border, or white space and placed within or between text columns.
  14. A hollow made in the side of a tree for the collection of sap.
  15. A post office box.
  16. An inbox.
  17. An outbox.
  18. An insulating, enclosing, or protective casing or part in a machine.
  19. A signaling device enclosed in a casing: an alarm box.
  20. A cable box.
  21. Informal A television.
  22. A very large portable radio.
  23. Chiefly British A gift or gratuity, especially one given at Christmas.
  24. An awkward or perplexing situation; a predicament.
  25. Vulgar Slang The vulva and the vagina.
  26. To pack in a box.
  27. To confine in or as if in a box.
  28. To border or enclose with or as if with a box: Key sections of the report are boxed off.
  29. To provide a housing or case for (a machine part, for example).
  30. To limit the activity or influence of by or as if by creating a restrictive structure or outlining a territory: The legislature was boxed in by its earlier decisions.
  31. Sports To block (a competitor or opponent) from advancing, especially to hinder an opponent from getting a rebound in basketball by placing oneself between the opponent and the basket: was boxed out by the tallest player on the team; was boxed in on the homestretch.
  32. Nautical To boxhaul.
  33. To cut a hole in (a tree) for the collection of sap.
  34. To blend (paint) by pouring alternately between two containers.
  35. To change the shape of (a structure, such as a wall) by applying lath and plaster or boarding.
  36. box the compass To name the 32 points of the compass in proper order.
  37. box the compass To make a complete revolution or reversal.
  38. in a box Informal In a very difficult or restrictive situation.
  39. A slap or blow with the hand or fist: a box on the ear.
  40. To hit with the hand or fist.
  41. Sports To take part in a boxing match with.
  42. To fight with the fists or in a boxing match.
  43. Any of several evergreen shrubs or trees of the genus Buxus, especially the Eurasian species B. sempervirens, having opposite, leathery, simple leaves and clusters of unisexual flowers. It is widely grown as a hedge plant.
  44. The hard, light yellow wood of these plants, used to make musical instruments, rulers, inlays, and engraving blocks.
  45. Any of several other shrubs or trees with similar foliage or timber.

Malayalam Meaning

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× പേട - Peda
× സമചതുരം - Samachathuram
× അറ - Ara
× ഇടി - Idi
× പെട്ടിയിലാക്കി അടയ്‌ക്കുക - Pettiyilaakki Adaykkuka | Pettiyilakki Adaykkuka
× ധാരകം - Dhaarakam | Dharakam
× താംബൂലാധികാരി - Thaamboolaadhikaari | Thambooladhikari
× പേടകം - Pedakam
× കുതിര വണ്ടിയില്‍ വണ്ടിക്കാരന്റെ ഇരിപ്പിടം - Kuthira Vandiyil‍ Vandikkaarante Irippidam | Kuthira Vandiyil‍ Vandikkarante Irippidam
× മല്ലയുദ്ധം നടത്തുക - Mallayuddham Nadaththuka | Mallayudham Nadathuka
× കാവല്‍പ്പുര - Kaaval‍ppura | Kaval‍ppura
× യന്ത്രത്തിന്റെ സംരക്ഷണ ഉറ - Yanthraththinte Samrakshana Ura | Yanthrathinte Samrakshana Ura
× മുഷ്‌ടിയുദ്ധം - Mushdiyuddham | Mushdiyudham
× പെട്ടിയിലെ സാധനങ്ങള്‍ - Pettiyile Saadhanangal‍ | Pettiyile Sadhanangal‍
× കുതിര വണ്ടിയില്‍ വണ്ടിക്കാരന്റെ ഇരിപ്പിടം - Kuthira Vandiyil‍ Vandikkaarante Irippidam | Kuthira Vandiyil‍ Vandikkarante Irippidam


The Usage is actually taken from the Verse(s) of English+Malayalam Holy Bible.

Isaiah 41:19

I will plant in the wilderness the cedar and the acacia tree, The myrtle and the oil tree; I will set in the desert the cypress tree and the pine And the box tree together,

ഞാൻ മരുഭൂമിയിൽ ദേവദാരു, ഖദിരമരം, കൊഴുന്തു, ഒലിവുവൃക്ഷം എന്നിവ നടും; ഞാൻ നിർജ്ജനപ്രദേശത്തു സരളവൃക്ഷവും പയിൻ മരവും പുന്നയും വെച്ചുപിടിപ്പിക്കും.

Isaiah 60:13

"The glory of Lebanon shall come to you, The cypress, the pine, and the box tree together, To beautify the place of My sanctuary; And I will make the place of My feet glorious.

എന്റെ വിശുദ്ധമൻ ദിരമുള്ളസ്ഥലത്തിന്നു ഭംഗിവരുത്തുവാനായി ലെബാനോന്റെ മഹത്വവും സരളവൃക്ഷവും പയിനും പുന്നയും ഒരുപോലെ നിന്റെ അടുക്കൽ വരും; അങ്ങനെ ഞാൻ എന്റെ പാദസ്ഥാനത്തെ മഹത്വീകരിക്കും


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