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Definition of "shooting-box" [shooting-box]

  • A small house or lodge for the accommodation of a sportsman or sportsmen during the shooting-season. (noun)

The Century Dictionary (Public Domain)

Use "shooting-box" in a sentence
  • "I never wish to go to a great castle again; above all, I never wish to go to a little shooting-box."
  • "I had forgotten the ducks and the cold, and, suddenly presented as a shooting-box in inclement weather, the Dulcibella lost ground in my estimation, which she had latterly gained."
  • "The Bullers at one time lived chiefly in Cornwall, and Downes was originally a shooting-box."