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Meaning of "in the box seat" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF IN THE BOX SEAT

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WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE IN THE BOX SEAT

in the abstract
in the aggregate
in the air
in the altogether
in the arms of Morpheus
in the ascendant
in the bag
in the balance
in the black
in the can
in the chair
in the clear
in the clouds
in the club
in the cold
in the driver´s seat
in the end
in the event of
in the event that
in the eye of the beholder

WORDS THAT END LIKE IN THE BOX SEAT

aisle seat
baby seat
back seat
bench seat
booster seat
box seat
child seat
county seat
driver´s seat
hot seat
in the driver´s seat
jump seat
love seat
mercy seat
passenger seat
rumble seat
seat
to be in the driver´s seat
to be in the driving seat
toilet seat
window seat

Synonyms and antonyms of in the box seat in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «in the box seat» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF IN THE BOX SEAT

Find out the translation of in the box seat to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of in the box seat from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «in the box seat» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

在包厢
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

en el palco
570 millions of speakers

English

in the box seat
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

बॉक्स सीट में
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

في المقعد مربع
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

в ложе
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

no camarote
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

কালোতে
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

dans la zone de siège
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Dalam warna hitam
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

in der Loge
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

ボックス席
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

상자 좌석
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Ing ireng
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

ở ghế hộp
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

கருப்பு
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

काळ्या रंगात
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

siyah icinde
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

nella sede scatolare
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

w siedzibie skrzynki
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

в ложе
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

în scaunul cutie
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

στο κάθισμα κουτί
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

in die boks sitplek
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

i rutan sätet
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

i boks sete
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of in the box seat

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «IN THE BOX SEAT»

The term «in the box seat» is quite widely used and occupies the 38.762 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «IN THE BOX SEAT» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about in the box seat

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «IN THE BOX SEAT»

Discover the use of in the box seat in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to in the box seat and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Lowering the Boom: Critical Studies in Film Sound
Yet even as the blue-haired woman's last utterance indexes the superdiegetic, those “ideal” moments (whether magical or terrible) when the world of the dream or fantasy invades mundane reality, her position in the box seat bespeaks her ...
Jay Beck, Tony Grajeda, 2008
2
Rhubarb in the Catbird Seat
But Charlie Grimm finished his interrupted meeting and came out and met his interrupter in time to walk up the many steps through that old grandstand and down to the microphone in the box seat on the upper level. I didn't know him.
Red Barber, 1968
3
Oxford Dictionary of English
phrases in the box seat Austral./NZ informal in an advantageous position. box set (also boxed set) 7noun a set of related items, typically books or recordings, packaged together in a box and sold as a unit. box-shifter 7noun informal a retail  ...
Angus Stevenson, 2010
4
Lilac Temptress
His finger pressed over the man's hand, against the trigger. Shot in the leg by the ringleader, the second thief in the box seat fell to the ground, yelling out in agony. Ben unsheathed a thin dagger attached to the underside of his coat sleeve and ...
Nicole Lehman, Elizabeth Davis, 2013
5
The Book of Night Women
Robert Quinn work them horses like is hell they driving out of, he in the box seat and Lilith in the cart at the back. Lilith have to grab the side of the cart to hold on. Robert Quinn hit one bump after the other and they throw Lilith up so much that ...
Marlon James, 2009
6
The Reluctant Communist: My Desertion, Court-martial, and ...
In the box seat next to ours were two young Japanese women. We could not see them because there were dividers between the boxes, but we could hear them speaking Japanese. I tried to mess with them by saying the only Japanese words I ...
Charles Robert Jenkins, 2008
7
Trapped in Front
By the end of play they'd only reached a precarious 87 for 5 and we were firmly in the box seat. But it was during the next day's play that the first green shoots of a plan began to formulate in my mind and it was Fergus Scott who unwittingly ...
Richard Blundell, 2008
8
The Foundling's Tale, Part Three: Factotum
“Certainly, dear Baron,” Europe agreed, then called through the front grille to Latissimus in the box seat above, “Deposit the Baron to Highstile and that done, return to wait here.” The Chief Emissary inclined his head in gratitude. Rossamünd ...
D.M. Cornish, 2010
9
Finding a Girl in America: Ten Short Stories and a Novella
She had been sitting in the box seat but now she walked alone down the ramp. Poor little Texas girl. She even sounded like a small town in Texas: Leslie Wells. Then she was gone. The home run came with one out and nobody on in the top of ...
Andre Dubus, 2010
10
Modals and Quasi-modals in English
Patterns of regional and stylistic variation have been explored, and the findings found to be compatible with Mair and Leech's (2006) conclusion that AmE is in the box seat of change in the rise of the quasi-modals and the decline of the modals ...
Peter Collins, 2009

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «IN THE BOX SEAT»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term in the box seat is used in the context of the following news items.
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Why Netcomm Wireless Ltd is in the box seat for the digital future …
The latest study that rates the fixed wireless network component of the National Broadband Network as “world leading” may have inadvertently ... «Motley Fool Australia, Jul 15»
2
Australia's Chris Rogers cashes in to carve slice of Lord's history on …
Chris Rogers hit an unbeaten 158 at Lord's to put Australia in the box seat at 337-1 after day one of the second Test. Photograph: Philip Brown/ ... «The Guardian, Jul 15»
3
Davis Cup 2015, video, tennis: Questions raised over Nick Kyrgios …
Nedovyesov ultimately triumphed 7-6 (7-5), 6-7 (7-2), 7-6 (7-5), 6-4 over Kyrgios to put Kazakhstan in the box seat to reach the semi-finals ahead of Saturday's ... «Perth Now, Jul 15»
4
Nick Riewoldt racing the clock to be fit for St Kilda's match against …
GEELONG: Cory Gregson and Mathew Stokes in the box seat. WESTERN BULLDOGS: Bailey Dale back in the seniors and the vest. «Herald Sun, Jul 15»
5
Alan Smith explains the benefits for any player joining Arsenal - HITC
“They're in the box seat in terms of attracting players and Arsene Wenger lets them express themselves. Particularly for forward players, ... «HITC, Jul 15»
6
Barker in box seat for Blues' coaching job: Daisy - AFL.com.au
... presents your Thursday Footy Feed. AFL 2015 Rd 13 - Carlton v Gold Coast. John Barker is in the box seat for the Blues' coaching job ... «AFL.com.au, Jul 15»
7
Next five weeks a litmus test for Eagles
The Eagles have swept almost all before them over the first 15 rounds to sit second on the ladder and put themselves in the box seat for their ... «AFL.com.au, Jul 15»
8
Titans favourites to sign young gun - Fox Sports
Ben Dobbin from Triple M told NRL360 that the Gold Coast are in the box seat to sign exciting Brisbane half Ashley Taylor. “Manly and the ... «Fox Sports, Jul 15»
9
AFL | Preview: North Melbourne v Essendon | SPORTAL
... (and will likely slip again), their next five is against teams below them, within even four wins of those putting them right in the box seat for September action. «Sportal.com.au, Jul 15»
10
Robots put siblings in the box seat
A SMALL electrical contracting company run by a brother-and-sister team has been named Victoria's best business in the Telstra Business ... «Herald Sun, Jul 15»

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