- a storage room, especially one for trunks, suitcases, etc.
Origin of box room
First recorded in 1925–30
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Historical Examples of boxroom
That night Hildebrand secretly slept in the boxroom, on a pile of newspapers, with a rag-bag and a hearthrug over him.
Looking out of the boxroom window was like looking down on the top of a green forest, Phyllis always thought.
- a small room or large cupboard in which boxes, cases, etc, may be stored
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