soap box

soap box

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  • soap´box´er — soap|box «SOHP BOKS», noun, plural box|es, verb, adjective. –n. 1. a box, especially of wood, in which soap is or used to be packed. 2. an empty box used as a temporary platform by speakers addressing gatherings on the streets: »[He] declared… …   Useful english dictionary

  • soap|box — «SOHP BOKS», noun, plural box|es, verb, adjective. –n. 1. a box, especially of wood, in which soap is or used to be packed. 2. an empty box used as a temporary platform by speakers addressing gatherings on the streets: »[He] declared that… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Soap Box Derby — The Soap Box Derby is a youth soapbox car racing program which has been run in the United States since 1934. World Championship finals are held each July at Derby Downs in Akron, Ohio. Cars competing in this and related events are unpowered,… …   Wikipedia

  • soap·box — /ˈsoʊpˌbɑːks/ noun, pl boxes [count] : a box or small platform that someone stands on to give a speech to people in an outdoor, public place a soapbox speech often used figuratively to describe making speeches or expressing strong opinions His… …   Useful english dictionary

  • SOAP-BOX — …   Useful english dictionary

  • Wacky Soap Box Racers — Données clés Ancien(s) nom(s) Cycle Chase Localisation Knott s Berry Farm,  États Unis Ouverture …   Wikipédia en Français

  • get off your soap box — stop preaching to us, don t be such a crusader    When Todd made a presentation on corporate charity, one of his co workers said, Get off your soap box, Todd! …   English idioms

  • Soap Box Derby — Trademark. a race for children driving motorless, wooden vehicles built by the drivers to resemble racing cars. * * * …   Universalium

  • Soap Box Derby Center — Akron, Ohio …   Eponyms, nicknames, and geographical games

  • soap-box orator —  One who addresses open air meetings in popular style …   A concise dictionary of English slang

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