- Also called package plan. an agreement in which the buyer pays a stipulated price for a group of related products or services: a package deal from a book club.
- the products or services included in such an agreement: We got a package deal of room, meals, automobile, and guide at the resort hotel.
- an agreement or plan in which the approval of one element is contingent upon the approval of all the others: The union wanted management to approve a package deal increasing wages, retirement benefits, and the number of paid holidays.
Origin of package deal
First recorded in 1945–50
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