Definition of Dispatch box
1. Noun. Case consisting of an oblong container (usually having a lock) for carrying dispatches or other valuables.
Lexicographical Neighbors of Dispatch Box
Literary usage of Dispatch box
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Narrative of the British Mission to Theodore, King of Abyssinia: With by Hormuzd Rassam (1869)
"... aroused — Favourable prognostications — Theodore and his Shirts — Men-milliners — The King's dispatch box — Directions given for homeward route— Reasons ..."
2. The Living Age by Making of America Project, Eliakim Littell, Robert S. Littell (1868)
"He laid his hand on hia dispatch box u he »poke- His munner had been very ... He took his keys and opened the dispatch- box, which he had been about to open ..."
3. My Three Years in America by Johann Heinrich Bernstorff (1920)
"I must next refer to the dispatch box of the Swedish Legation in Washington. ... The London newspapers then reported that a dispatch box, belonging to Count ..."