[ siks-pak ]

  1. six bottles or cans of a beverage, as beer or a soft drink, packaged and sold especially as a unit.

  2. any package of six identical or closely related items, as seedling plants or small batteries, sold as a unit.

Origin of six-pack

First recorded in 1950–55

Words Nearby six-pack Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2023

How to use six-pack in a sentence

  • He had a six-pack of chocolate pudding beside him, and a wastebasket overflowing with food wrappers and boxes.

    Makers | Cory Doctorow

British Dictionary definitions for six-pack


  1. informal a package containing six units, esp six cans of beer

  2. a set of highly developed abdominal muscles in a man

  1. (modifier) Australian arranged in standard sets of six: six-pack apartment blocks

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