packing box

  1. another name for stuffing box

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How to use packing box in a sentence

  • Various garments hung about on nails driven into the unpainted walls, others overflowed from a packing-box in one corner.

    Hilda | Sarah Jeanette Duncan
  • Left to herself, Grizel strolled into the half-furnished drawing-room and seated herself on a packing box to survey the scene.

    Lady Cassandra | Mrs George de Horne Vaizey
  • She found her mother in a dainty negligee writing notes at a little desk her devoted husband had fashioned from a packing box.

  • Apparently, the younger fighter arrived first; he backed off from the scuffle brandishing a piece of packing box.

    The Readjustment | Will Irwin
  • He had men with heavy rubber gloves lift the frost-covered stone to a packing box on a bench.