Definitions for packpæk

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. battalion, large number, multitude, plurality, pack(noun)

    a large indefinite number

    "a battalion of ants"; "a multitude of TV antennas"; "a plurality of religions"

  2. pack(noun)

    a complete collection of similar things

  3. pack(noun)

    a convenient package or parcel (as of cigarettes or film)

  4. gang, pack, ring, mob(noun)

    an association of criminals

    "police tried to break up the gang"; "a pack of thieves"

  5. clique, coterie, ingroup, inner circle, pack, camp(noun)

    an exclusive circle of people with a common purpose

  6. pack(noun)

    a group of hunting animals

  7. pack, face pack(noun)

    a cream that cleanses and tones the skin

  8. pack(noun)

    a sheet or blanket (either dry or wet) to wrap around the body for its therapeutic effect

  9. pack(verb)

    a bundle (especially one carried on the back)

  10. pack(verb)

    arrange in a container

    "pack the books into the boxes"

  11. pack(verb)

    fill to capacity

    "This singer always packs the concert halls"; "The murder trial packed the court house"

  12. pack, bundle, wad, compact(verb)

    compress into a wad

    "wad paper into the box"

  13. pack(verb)

    carry, as on one's back

    "Pack your tents to the top of the mountain"

  14. pack(verb)

    set up a committee or legislative body with one's own supporters so as to influence the outcome

    "pack a jury"

  15. carry, pack, take(verb)

    have with oneself; have on one's person

    "She always takes an umbrella"; "I always carry money"; "She packs a gun when she goes into the mountains"

  16. throng, mob, pack, pile, jam(verb)

    press tightly together or cram

    "The crowd packed the auditorium"

  17. backpack, pack(verb)

    hike with a backpack

    "Every summer they are backpacking in the Rockies"

  18. tamp down, tamp, pack(verb)

    press down tightly

    "tamp the coffee grinds in the container to make espresso"

  19. pack(verb)

    seal with packing

    "pack the faucet"

  20. compact, pack(verb)

    have the property of being packable or of compacting easily

    "This powder compacts easily"; "Such odd-shaped items do not pack well"

  21. pack, load down(verb)

    load with a pack

  22. pack(verb)

    treat the body or any part of it by wrapping it, as with blankets or sheets, and applying compresses to it, or stuffing it to provide cover, containment, or therapy, or to absorb blood

    "The nurse packed gauze in the wound"; "You had better pack your swollen ankle with ice"

GCIDE

  1. Pack(v. t.)

    To shuffle, sort and arrange (the cards) in a pack so as to secure the game unfairly; to stack (the deck).

  2. Origin: [Akin to D. pakken, G. packen, Dan. pakke, Sw. packa, Icel. pakka. See Pack, n.]

Wiktionary

  1. pack(Noun)

    A bundle made up and prepared to be carried; especially, a bundle to be carried on the back; a load for an animal; a bale, as of goods.

    The horses carried the packs across the plain.

  2. pack(Noun)

    A number or quantity equal to the contents of a pack; hence, a multitude; a burden.

    A pack of lies.

  3. pack(Noun)

    A number or quantity of connected or similar things; a collective.

  4. pack(Noun)

    A full set of playing cards; also, the assortment used in a particular game; as, a euchre pack.

    We were going to play cards, but nobody brought a pack.

  5. pack(Noun)

    A number of hounds or dogs, hunting or kept together.

    2005, John D. Skinner and Christian T. Chimimba - The mammals of the southern African subregionu200E

  6. pack(Noun)

    A number of persons associated or leagued in a bad design or practice; a gang;

    a pack of thieves or knaves.

  7. pack(Noun)

    A group of Cub Scouts.

  8. pack(Noun)

    A shook of cask staves.

  9. pack(Noun)

    A bundle of sheet-iron plates for rolling simultaneously.

  10. pack(Verb)

    To make a pack of; to arrange closely and securely in a pack; hence, to place and arrange compactly as in a pack; to press into close order or narrow compass;

  11. pack(Verb)

    To fill in the manner of a pack, that is, compactly and securely, as for transportation; hence, to fill closely or to repletion; to stow away within; to cause to be full; to crowd into; as,

  12. pack(Verb)

    To sort and arrange (the cards) in a pack so as to secure the game unfairly.

  13. pack(Verb)

    To bring together or make up unfairly and fraudulently, in order to secure a certain result

    pack a jury or a causes.

  14. pack(Verb)

    To contrive unfairly or fraudulently; to plot.

  15. pack(Verb)

    To load with a pack; hence, to load; to encumber

    to pack a horse

  16. pack(Verb)

    To cause to go; to send away with baggage or belongings; especially, to send away peremptorily or suddenly; u2013 sometimes with off. See pack off

    pack a boy off to school.

  17. pack(Verb)

    To transport in a pack, or in the manner of a pack (i. e., on the backs of men or animals).

  18. pack(Verb)

    To envelop in a wet or dry sheet, within numerous coverings.

    The doctor gave Kelly some sulfa pills and packed his arm in hot-water bags

  19. pack(Noun)

    A large area of floating pieces of ice driven together more or less closely.

    The ship had to sail round the pack of ice.

  20. pack(Noun)

    An envelope, or wrapping, of sheets used in hydropathic practice, called dry pack, wet pack, cold pack, etc., according to the method of treatment.

  21. pack(Noun)

    : A loose, lewd, or worthless person.

  22. pack(Noun)

    A tight group of object balls in cue sports. Usually the reds in snooker.

  23. pack(Noun)

    The team on the field.

  24. pack(Verb)

    To render impervious, as by filling or surrounding with suitable material, or to fit or adjust so as to move without giving passage to air, water, or steam

  25. pack(Verb)

    To make up packs, bales, or bundles; to stow articles securely for transportation.

  26. pack(Verb)

    To admit of stowage, or of making up for transportation or storage; to become compressed or to settle together, so as to form a compact mass; as, the goods pack conveniently; wet snow packs well.

  27. pack(Verb)

    To gather in flocks or schools; as, the grouse or the perch begin to pack.

  28. pack(Verb)

    To depart in haste; u2013 generally with off or away.

  29. pack(Verb)

    To unite in bad measures; to confederate for ill purposes; to join in collusion.

  30. pack(Verb)

    To carry weapons, especially firearms, on one's person.

  31. pack(Verb)

    To block a shot, especially in basketball.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Pack(noun)

    a pact

  2. Pack(noun)

    a bundle made up and prepared to be carried; especially, a bundle to be carried on the back; a load for an animal; a bale, as of goods

  3. Pack(noun)

    a number or quantity equal to the contents of a pack; hence, a multitude; a burden

  4. Pack(noun)

    a number or quantity of connected or similar things

  5. Pack(noun)

    a full set of playing cards; also, the assortment used in a particular game; as, a euchre pack

  6. Pack(noun)

    a number of hounds or dogs, hunting or kept together

  7. Pack(noun)

    a number of persons associated or leagued in a bad design or practice; a gang; as, a pack of thieves or knaves

  8. Pack(noun)

    a shook of cask staves

  9. Pack(noun)

    a bundle of sheet-iron plates for rolling simultaneously

  10. Pack(noun)

    a large area of floating pieces of ice driven together more or less closely

  11. Pack(noun)

    an envelope, or wrapping, of sheets used in hydropathic practice, called dry pack, wet pack, cold pack, etc., according to the method of treatment

  12. Pack(noun)

    a loose, lewd, or worthless person. See Baggage

  13. Pack(noun)

    to make a pack of; to arrange closely and securely in a pack; hence, to place and arrange compactly as in a pack; to press into close order or narrow compass; as to pack goods in a box; to pack fish

  14. Pack(noun)

    to fill in the manner of a pack, that is, compactly and securely, as for transportation; hence, to fill closely or to repletion; to stow away within; to cause to be full; to crowd into; as, to pack a trunk; the play, or the audience, packs the theater

  15. Pack(noun)

    to sort and arrange (the cards) in a pack so as to secure the game unfairly

  16. Pack(noun)

    hence: To bring together or make up unfairly and fraudulently, in order to secure a certain result; as, to pack a jury or a causes

  17. Pack(noun)

    to contrive unfairly or fraudulently; to plot

  18. Pack(noun)

    to load with a pack; hence, to load; to encumber; as, to pack a horse

  19. Pack(noun)

    to cause to go; to send away with baggage or belongings; esp., to send away peremptorily or suddenly; -- sometimes with off; as, to pack a boy off to school

  20. Pack(noun)

    to transport in a pack, or in the manner of a pack (i. e., on the backs of men or beasts)

  21. Pack(noun)

    to envelop in a wet or dry sheet, within numerous coverings. See Pack, n., 5

  22. Pack(noun)

    to render impervious, as by filling or surrounding with suitable material, or to fit or adjust so as to move without giving passage to air, water, or steam; as, to pack a joint; to pack the piston of a steam engine

  23. Pack(verb)

    to make up packs, bales, or bundles; to stow articles securely for transportation

  24. Pack(verb)

    to admit of stowage, or of making up for transportation or storage; to become compressed or to settle together, so as to form a compact mass; as, the goods pack conveniently; wet snow packs well

  25. Pack(verb)

    to gather in flocks or schools; as, the grouse or the perch begin to pack

  26. Pack(verb)

    to depart in haste; -- generally with off or away

  27. Pack(verb)

    to unite in bad measures; to confederate for ill purposes; to join in collusion

  28. Origin: [Cf. Pact.]

Freebase

  1. Pack

    Pack is a social group of conspecific canids. Not all species of canids - notably the red fox - form packs. Pack size and social behaviour within packs varies across species.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Pack

    pak, n. a bundle made to be carried on the back: a collection, stock, or store: a bundle of some particular kind or quantity, as of wool, 480 or 240 lb.: the quantity of fish packed: a complete set of cards: a number of animals herding together or kept together for hunting: a number of persons combined for bad purposes: any great number: a large extent of floating and broken ice: a wet sheet for folding round the body to allay inflammation, fever, &c.—v.t. to press together and fasten up: to place in order: to crowd: to assort, bring together, select, or manipulate persons, cards, &c. for some unjust object: to send away, as from one's presence or employment: to surround a joint, &c., with any substance to prevent leaking, &c.—v.i. to store things away anywhere for safe keeping, &c.: to settle into a firm mass: to admit of being put into compact shape: to depart in haste.—ns. Pack′age, the act of packing, also something packed: a bundle or bale: a charge made for packing; Pack′-an′imal, a beast of burden used to carry goods on its back; Pack′-cinch (-sinsh), a wide girth of canvas, &c., having a hook and ring attached for adjusting the load of a pack-animal; Pack′-cloth, a cloth in which goods are tied up: packsheet; Pack′er, one who packs: one who cures and packs provisions: any device to fill the space between the tubing and the sides of an oil-well, &c.; Pack′et, a small package: a ship or vessel employed in carrying packets of letters, passengers, &c.: a vessel plying regularly between one port and another (also Pack′et-boat, Pack′et-ship, &c.).—v.t. to bind in a packet or parcel: to send in a packet.—ns. Pack′et-day, the day of the departure or arrival of a mail-ship; Pack′et-note (see Note-paper); Pack′-horse, a horse used to carry goods in panniers: a drudge; Pack′-ice, a collection of large pieces of floating ice; Pack′ing, the act of putting into packs or of tying up for carriage: material for packing: anything used to fill an empty space, or to make a joint close, as the elastic ring round a moving rod or piston to make it a tight fit; Pack′ing-box, -case, a box in which goods are packed: a hollow place round the opening of a steam cylinder, filled with some soft substance which, being pressed hard against the piston-rod, makes it a tight fit; Pack′ing-need′le, or Sack-needle, a strong needle for sewing up packages; Pack′ing-pā′per, a strong and thick kind of wrapping-paper; Pack′ing-press, a press for squeezing goods into small compass for packing; Pack′ing-sheet, or Pack′sheet, coarse cloth for packing goods; Pack′-load, the load an animal can carry on its back; Pack′man, a peddler or a man who carries a pack; Pack′-mule, a mule used for carrying burdens; Pack′-sadd′le, a saddle for packs or burdens; Pack′-thread, a coarse thread used to sew up packages; Pack′-train, a train of loaded pack-animals; Pack&prime

  2. Pack

    pak, adj. (Scot.) intimate, confidential.

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'pack' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #3934

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'pack' in Written Corpus Frequency: #2457

  3. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'pack' in Nouns Frequency: #1323

  4. Verbs Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'pack' in Verbs Frequency: #542

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of pack in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of pack in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Juan Mendez:

    The U.S. leads the pack by a long, long shot.

  2. Paton Walsh:

    Always pack a towel and don't drink tap water, anywhere.

  3. Van Valkenburgh:

    His demeanor completely changed when he was reunited with his pack.

  4. Daniel Britton:

    This is everyone's responsibility, this whole pack needs to help everyone in one hit.

  5. Jeremy Kees:

    I think front of pack labeling has more potential to have a bigger impact on consumers.

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