Origin of boxcar
Examples from the Web for boxcar
Rick and company are out of the boxcar inside Terminus, the “sanctuary for all” which may or may not be filled with cannibals.Daryl and Carol Reunite in New Walking Dead Teaser Trailer|The Daily Beast|September 19, 2014|DAILY BEAST
"You had boxcar loads of currency" moving across borders, says Michael Spencer, an economist who has written about this period.
Upon reaching the end of the line, Rob emptied his boxcar and placed 10 yellow pawns on the Dachau card.
But at one point in Cupertino, all but five pawns were on a card or in a boxcar.
When Rob was the first to move a boxcar to the end of the line, he followed the rules and drew a Terminus card.
Now he hurried to pass down the train to a boxcar with an open door.David Lannarck, Midget|George S. Harney
I went in and searched this boxcar out, and come out of there, and by that time they were already in the building, I supposed.
No sir; this was a caboose of a boxcar, that is what it was, sitting there.
With Dan he darted to the boxcar whose door had been pulled shut from the inside.Dan Carter and the Great Carved Face|Mildred A. Wirt
Behind the engine was a vehicle like a boxcar low hung on wheels.Automobile Biographies|Lyman Horace Weeks