Definition of paybox in US English:

paybox

noun

  • 1A counter or office at which a customer pays for a service, entry, etc.; especially the box office of a theatre.

  • 2A public telephone box.

Origin

Mid 19th century; earliest use found in Charles Dickens (1812–1870), novelist. From pay + box.

Pronunciation

paybox

/ˈpeɪbɒks/