box off - definition and synonyms

phrasal verb [transitive]
present tense
I/you/we/theybox off
he/she/itboxes off
present participleboxing off
past tenseboxed off
past participleboxed off
  1. to separate an area from the rest of a place, especially by building a wall around it

    They’ve boxed off the bathroom.

See also main entry: box