Examples from the Web for matchbox
I work 18 hours a day so I can afford to live in a matchbox.
I was composed enough to perceive after some considerable time the matchbox lying there on the mantelpiece right under my nose.Some Reminiscences|Joseph Conrad
Hunterleys turned towards the newcomer as he handed his matchbox.Mr. Grex of Monte Carlo|E. Phillips Oppenheim
In the battle of life every girl who could work a sewing-machine or make a matchbox was of more account than she.In the Year of Jubilee|George Gissing