• (RP) IPA: /ˈbɒksɪŋ/
  • (GA) enPR: bäksʹĭng, IPA: /ˈbɑːksɪŋ/
  1. present participle of box#English|box

boxing (uncountable)

  1. (sports) A sport where two opponents punch each other with gloved fists, the object being to score more points by the end of the match or by knockout, or technical knockout.
Synonyms Translations Noun

boxing (plural boxings)

  1. Material used for making boxes or casing.
  2. (construction) Casing.
  3. (object-oriented programming) Automatic conversion of value types to objects by wrapping them within a heap-allocated reference type.
Antonyms Verb
  1. present participle of box#English|box

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