American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition
- n. A wrapped or boxed object; a parcel.
- n. A container in which something is packed for storage or transportion.
- n. A preassembled unit.
- n. A commodity, such as food, uniformly processed and containerized.
- n. A proposition or an offer composed of several items, each of which must be accepted.
- v. To place into a package or make a package of.
Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A bundle or parcel; a quantity pressed or packed together: as, a package of cloth.
- n. A unit of freight or luggage; an article of transportation, as a box or a bundle.
- n. A charge made for packing goods.
- n. A duty formerly charged in the port of London on goods imported or exported by aliens, or by denizens who were sons of aliens.
- n. A box, basket, or other receptacle in which perishable articles of food are packed for transportation. See the extract.
- n. Something which is packed, a parcel, a box, an envelope.
- n. Something which consists of various components, such as a piece of computer software.
- n. The art of packing something.
- n. Something resembling a package.
- n. A package holiday.
- n. A football formation. IE; the "dime" defensive package.
- n. euphemistic The male genitalia.
- v. To pack or bundle something.
- v. To travel on a package holiday.
GNU Webster's 1913
- n. Act or process of packing.
- n. A bundle made up for transportation; a packet; a bale; a parcel.
- n. A charge made for packing goods.
- n. A duty formerly charged in the port of London on goods imported or exported by aliens, or by denizens who were the sons of aliens.
- v. put into a box
- n. a wrapped container
- n. (computer science) written programs or procedures or rules and associated documentation pertaining to the operation of a computer system and that are stored in read/write memory
- n. a collection of things wrapped or boxed together
- From pack + -age (act of packaging) or from cognate Dutch pakkage. (Wiktionary)
“A package with goods inside declared at $51 USD - it's a parcel from the USA - add on customs charges and handling handling being the large part and that's an extra *half the cost of the orginal package*.”
“On TARGET system: for package in ` cat packages-on-DVD ` do QUERY = ` echo $package | cut - d ":" - f 2 `”
“Our earliest evidence for the phrase package store, I am informed by Joanne Despres at Merriam-Webster, “is an entry in the 1918 Addenda to the New International Dictionary originally published in 1909, where it is labeled ‘cant, U.S.’””
“Expedia, believing that the term "package" has a lot to do with customer skepticism, is running a contest on”
“This package is the first crucial step in a concerted effort to create and save 3 to 4 million jobs, jumpstart our economy, and begin the process of transforming it for the 21st century with $275 billion in economic recovery tax cuts and $550 billion in thoughtful and carefully targeted priority investments with unprecedented accountability measures built in. ...”
“And all I get when I ask customer service why I haven't received my package is an apology and an explanation that the weather is causing the delay.”
“Seattle as a package is a much more visually stunning city.”
“As a novice bowhunter, a package is a good way to start.”
“Such a package is around $100 and it is said to be very effective in terms of sentimental wallop on the person it is presented to.”
“New to this package is a commentary track with Zack Snyder and Dave Gibbons.”
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Very basic words for ESL students.
words that I refuse to say out loud.
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