American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition
- n. A small packet of perfumed powder used to scent clothes, as in trunks or closets.
Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A small bag, usually embroidered or otherwise ornamented, containing a perfume in the form of powder, or some perfumed substance; also, a small cushion or some similar object, the stuffing of which is strongly perfumed, placed among articles of dress, etc.
- n. A cheesecloth bag of herbs and/or spices added during cooking and then removed before serving.
- n. A small, sealed packet containing a single-use quantity of any material
GNU Webster's 1913
- n. A scent bag, or perfume cushion, to be laid among handkerchiefs, garments, etc., to perfume them.
- n. a small soft bag containing perfumed powder; used to perfume items in a drawer or chest
- French, from Old French, diminutive of sac, bag, from Latin saccus; see sack1. (American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
“In what came to be called the "sachet revolution," products such as toothpaste, hair oil, skin cream and cooking oil took on the same packaging.”
“Desuasio said Mejia denied the sachet was his and claimed he was set up.”
“Nasuta sab nga nag-away ang biktima ug ang iyang bana sa wa masayring rason hinungdan nga gikuha sa biktima ang usa ka sachet sa Clorox ug dayon gisagol sa alcohol ug gilala.”
“This fungicide is contained within a sachet which is placed inside the sofas in order to protect against mould during storage, transit and everyday usage.”
“Every day, when George came home from his work, he found some new article completed, and was ravished by the scent of some new kind of sachet powder.”
“sachet" at a comparable unit cost when they need it.”
“It's a kind of sachet, I guess; I'd like to know what it is.”
“In Indonesia, the critical price point is 1,000 rupiah per sachet of tea, milk or coffee.”
“But we also have distribution in the [open] markets in Shanghai, Beijing and Guangzhou, where consumers come in and buy a sachet of red or white pepper for a couple of [renminbi].”
“But researchers now say the rural consumer has moved beyond the sachet.”
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