tuck box


tuck box
[ʹtʌkbɒks] школ. жарг.
1) посылка с гостинцами (школьнику в интернате)
2) ящик для сластей (у учащегося в школе-интернате)

Новый большой англо-русский словарь. 2001.

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  • tuck box — noun a box for storing eatables (especially at boarding school) • Regions: ↑United Kingdom, ↑UK, ↑U.K., ↑Britain, ↑United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, ↑Great Britain • Hypernyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • tuck box — noun a hamper, taken to boarding school by students, containing food (such as confectionery) provided by parents …   Wiktionary

  • tuck — v. & n. v. 1 tr. (often foll. by in, up) a draw, fold, or turn the outer or end parts of (cloth or clothes etc.) close together so as to be held; thrust in the edge of (a thing) so as to confine it (tucked his shirt into his trousers; tucked the… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Tuck Everlasting (película) — Tuck Everlasting Título Tuck Everlasting =imgen = Ficha técnica Dirección Jay Russell Producción Marc Abraham Jane Startz Thomas Bliss …   Wikipedia Español

  • tuck — tuck1 [tʌk] v [Date: 1400 1500; Origin: tuck to stretch cloth over hooks, pull (13 19 centuries), from Old English tucian to treat badly, punish, criticize angrily ] 1.) [T always + adverb/preposition] to push something, especially the edge of a… …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • Tuck Everlasting — Infobox Book name = Tuck Everlasting title orig = image caption = Cover to the 25th anniversary edition author = Natalie Babbitt illustrator = cover artist = country = United States language = English series = subject =Language Arts genre =… …   Wikipedia

  • Tuck (sewing) — In sewing, a tuck is a fold or pleat in fabric that is sewn in place.Small tucks, especially multiple parallel tucks, may be used to decorate clothing or household linens. When the tucks are very narrow, they are called pintucks.Tucks are also… …   Wikipedia

  • tuck away — 1) PHRASAL VERB If you tuck away something such as money, you store it in a safe place. [V P n (not pron)] The extra income has meant Phillippa can tuck away the rent... [V n P] I tucked the box away in the linen drawer. Syn: stash away 2)… …   English dictionary

  • Musical box — A musical box (UK usage; music box in US English) is a 19th century automatic musical instrument that produces sounds by the use of a set of pins placed on a revolving cylinder or disc so as to strike the tuned teeth of a steel comb. They were… …   Wikipedia

  • Britain — noun a monarchy in northwestern Europe occupying most of the British Isles; divided into England and Scotland and Wales and Northern Ireland; Great Britain is often used loosely to refer to the United Kingdom (Freq. 2) • Syn: ↑United Kingdom, ↑UK …   Useful english dictionary

  • Great Britain — noun 1. a monarchy in northwestern Europe occupying most of the British Isles; divided into England and Scotland and Wales and Northern Ireland; Great Britain is often used loosely to refer to the United Kingdom (Freq. 1) • Syn: ↑United Kingdom,… …   Useful english dictionary

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