verb (used with object), pack·aged, pack·ag·ing.
Origin of package
Synonyms for package
Related Words for packagebox, container, parcel, packet, kit, bag, bottle, load, crate, sack, entity, unit, bunch, amalgamation, pile, lot, carton, combination, bale, burden
Examples from the Web for package
Contemporary Examples of package
Place the package, folded side up, on a sheet pan lined with parchment paper.The Barefoot Contessa’s Tasty Trip to Paris
November 27, 2014
Now the city fills with travelers on package tours who stay at ultra-modern hotels and spend their money at glittering malls.For Rent: Priceless Historic Sites
November 16, 2014
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
November 12, 2014
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
October 13, 2014
The euphemism of “collateral damage” comes with that package.Blood and War: The Hard Truth About ‘Boots on the Ground’
September 22, 2014
Historical Examples of package
She drew a package from the locker and looked at it ruefully.K
Mary Roberts Rinehart
She tried to replace the package of letters exactly as she had found them.
Something connected with the package of letters in your lap?
Rosa bent suddenly forward, and placed the package in Dilly's lap.Meadow Grass
Pete tied the package, wiped his hands, and went heavily out.Good Indian
B. M. Bower
- 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
1915, from package (n.). Related: Packaged; packaging.