press box
noun Date: 1889 a space reserved for reporters (as at a stadium)

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  • press box — press boxes N COUNT: usu the N in sing The press box at a sports ground is a room or area which is reserved for journalists to watch sporting events …   English dictionary

  • press box — press′ box n. a press section, esp. at a sports event …   From formal English to slang

  • press box — n an area at a sports ↑stadium where people from newspapers, radio, or television sit …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • press box — press ,box noun count an enclosed area for reporters where they can watch an event and report on it …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • press box — ☆ press box n. a place reserved for reporters at sports events, etc., as in a stadium …   English World dictionary

  • press box — noun box reserved for reporters (as at a sports event) • Topics: ↑sport, ↑athletics • Hypernyms: ↑box * * * noun : a space reserved for reporters (as at a game) * * * a press section, esp. at a sports event. [1885 90, Amer.] * * * …   Useful english dictionary

  • Press box — The press box is a special section of a sports stadium or arena that is set up for the media to report about a given event. It is typically located in the section of the stadium holding the luxury box. In general, newspaper writers sit in this… …   Wikipedia

  • press box — noun a) The section in a stadium or arena set aside for the press, or specifically for sportscasters. In major league stadiums the press box is usually located between the first and second decks in the loge level. b) In a cotton gin, the box in… …   Wiktionary

  • press box — UK / US noun [countable] Word forms press box : singular press box plural press boxes an enclosed area for journalists where they can watch an event and report on it …   English dictionary

  • press box — {n.} The place or room high in a sports stadium that is for newspaper men and radio and television announcers. * /In baseball the official scorer sits in the press box./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • press box — {n.} The place or room high in a sports stadium that is for newspaper men and radio and television announcers. * /In baseball the official scorer sits in the press box./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

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