- the place for the fire in a locomotive engine, stove, etc.
- Obs. a tinderbox
- A chamber, such as the furnace of a steam locomotive, in which fuel is burned.
- A box containing a fire alarm.
- The chamber of a steam engine, or a steam locomotive, in which the fuel is burned.
- The part of a fireplace where the fuel is burned.
- (vulgar) A redheaded woman (by synecdoche, pars pro toto), or her red pubic hair, from box (“vagina”).