jack-in-the-box
Usage note
The plural of “jack-in-the-box” is “jacks-in-the-box” or “jack-in-the-boxes.”
jack-in-the-box
noun
1. (toy) 
He kept jumping up and down like a jack-in-the-box, asking questions.No paraba de saltar como el muñeco de una caja sorpresa y de hacer preguntas.
jack-in-the-box
Noun
1. (general) 
a. la caja sorpresa (F) 
jack-in-the-box [ˈdʒækɪnðəbɒks]
noun
caja (f) sorpresa; caja (f) de resorte
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