verb (used with object), pack·aged, pack·ag·ing.
Origin of package
Examples from the Web for package
Place the package, folded side up, on a sheet pan lined with parchment paper.
Now the city fills with travelers on package tours who stay at ultra-modern hotels and spend their money at glittering malls.
Ultimately, though, “his dad rented it to us for $500… I need to send him a package of swag.”Ben Carson’s Bizarrely Serious, Seriously Bizarre Campaign Crew|Olivia Nuzzi|November 12, 2014|DAILY BEAST
He would load his chair with groceries and other purchases, once a 30-roll package of toilet paper.How Brooklyn’s First Ice Cream Girl Fought City Hall–and Won|Michael Daly|October 13, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The euphemism of “collateral damage” comes with that package.Blood and War: The Hard Truth About ‘Boots on the Ground’|Clive Irving|September 22, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The officer glanced keenly into my face; then ran hastily over a package of papers taken from an open trunk.My Lady of Doubt|Randall Parrish
The Mormon produced a package which he had been concealing under his chair.The Motor Maids Across the Continent|Katherine Stokes
Isn't that Jack's dog coming out with a package of papers in his mouth?The Banner Boy Scouts|George A. Warren
Soak a package of gelatine in a cupful of cold water and dissolve by gentle heat.The Myrtle Reed Cook Book|Myrtle Reed
Not a nut, not an apple, not even a package of chewing gum could he produce.Miss Santa Claus of the Pullman|Annie Fellows Johnston
British Dictionary definitions for package
- a proposition, offer, or thing for sale in which separate items are offered together as a single or inclusive unit
- (as modifier)a package holiday; a package deal