verb (used with object), pack-rat·ted, pack-rat·ting. Informal.
Definition for pack-rat (2 of 2)
Origin of pack rat
Examples from the Web for pack-rat
The pack-rat ran back to its hole and made its exit without loss of time, but Clarice sobbed aloud in hysterical fear.Hope Hathaway|Frances Parker
Then either the pack-rat reformed into a trade-rat, or else he sold out his claim to a trade-rat.
A pack-rat dont care a peg whether he can use an article or not; all he asks is the privilege of totin it about somewhere.
A pack-rat is about three times as big as a barn rat, an fifteen times as energetic.