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See definition of boxlike on Dictionary.com
  • as inblocky
  • as insquare

synonyms for boxlike

  • blockish
  • boxy
  • chunky
  • compact
  • heavyset
  • solid
  • squat
  • stubby
  • stumpy
  • thick
  • thickset
  • rectangular
  • equilateral
  • foursquare
  • quadrate
  • quadratic
  • squared
  • boxy
  • equal-sided
  • orthogonal
  • quadratical
  • rectilinear
  • right-angled
  • squarish
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How to use boxlike in a sentence

Until dusk they remained in the boxlike station, hoping against hope.
THE WHITE DESERTCOURTNEY RYLEY COOPER
He dove into their tiny cubicle, a boxlike contrivance between decks, to secure rifles and cartridges.
THE ARGUS PHEASANTJOHN CHARLES BEECHAM
And it began half to walk and half swim down what appeared to be a narrow boxlike ditch that contained other floundering sheep.
THE CALL OF THE CANYONZANE GREY
Bill fabricated his rocker, a primitive, boxlike device with a blanket screen and transverse slats below.
NORTH OF FIFTY-THREEBERTRAND W. SINCLAIR
The upper part of the sulky, with its boxlike curtained top, lay on its side in the road.
CY WHITTAKER'S PLACEJOSEPH C. LINCOLN
The lonely boxlike farm-houses on the ridges suddenly appeared to me like the dens of wild animals.
A SON OF THE MIDDLE BORDERHAMLIN GARLAND
The universe is, therefore, made on the plan of the Jewish tabernacle—boxlike and oblong.
HISTORY OF THE WARFARE OF SCIENCE WITH THEOLOGY IN CHRISTENDOMANDREW DICKSON WHITE
The latter opens in the afternoon, by which time every little boxlike shop is tenanted by its proprietor.
MOROCCOS.L. BENSUSAN
The transepts are square boxlike protuberances, which link the choir with the nave in most unappealing fashion.
THE CATHEDRALS AND CHURCHES OF THE RHINEFRANCIS MILTOUN
It was all very American—the boxlike house of white, the slender teacher approaching, the roughly clad urchins waiting.
WAYSIDE COURTSHIPSHAMLIN GARLAND
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WORDS RELATED TO BOXLIKE

  • blockish
  • boxlike
  • boxy
  • chunky
  • compact
  • heavyset
  • solid
  • squat
  • stubby
  • stumpy
  • thick
  • thickset
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.