Definition of box in in English:

box in

Translate box in into Spanish

phrasal verb

  • box someone or something in, box in someone or somethingPrevent someone or something from moving freely.

    ‘a van had double-parked alongside her car and totally boxed her in’
    • ‘Western leaders remain boxed in by political and practical constraints’
    hem in, fence in, close in, cage in, shut in, coop up, mew up