What does PACKET mean?

Definitions for PACKET
ˈpæk ɪtPACKET

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word PACKET.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. package, bundle, packet, parcel(noun)

    a collection of things wrapped or boxed together

  2. packet(noun)

    (computer science) a message or message fragment

  3. packet(noun)

    a small package or bundle

  4. mailboat, mail boat, packet, packet boat(noun)

    a boat for carrying mail

Wiktionary

  1. packet(Noun)

    A small pack or package; a little bundle or parcel; as, a packet of letters, a packet of crisps, a packet of biscuits.

  2. packet(Noun)

    Originally, a vessel employed by government to convey dispatches or mails; hence, a vessel employed in conveying dispatches, mails, passengers, and goods, and having fixed days of sailing; a mail boat. Packet boat, ship, vessel.

  3. packet(Noun)

    A specimen envelope containing small, dried plants or containing parts of plants when attached to a larger sheet.

  4. packet(Noun)

    A small fragment of data as transmitted on some types of network, notably Ethernet networks.

  5. packet(Verb)

    To make up into a packet or bundle.

  6. packet(Verb)

    To send in a packet or dispatch vessel.

  7. packet(Verb)

    To ply with a packet or dispatch boat.

  8. Origin: Either from pacquet, or formed independently from pack + -et.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Packet(noun)

    a small pack or package; a little bundle or parcel; as, a packet of letters

  2. Packet(noun)

    originally, a vessel employed by government to convey dispatches or mails; hence, a vessel employed in conveying dispatches, mails, passengers, and goods, and having fixed days of sailing; a mail boat

  3. Packet(verb)

    to make up into a packet or bundle

  4. Packet(verb)

    to send in a packet or dispatch vessel

  5. Packet(verb)

    to ply with a packet or dispatch boat

  6. Origin: [F. paquet, dim. fr. LL. paccus, from the same source as E. pack. See Pack.]

British National Corpus

  1. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'PACKET' in Written Corpus Frequency: #2431

  2. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'PACKET' in Nouns Frequency: #2035

How to pronounce PACKET?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say PACKET in sign language?

  1. packet

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of PACKET in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of PACKET in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of PACKET in a Sentence

  1. Noel Coward:

    Your motivation? Your motivation is your pay packet on Friday. Now get on with it.

  2. Jamie Raskin:

    It's essentially a packet of propaganda and disinformation spreading conspiracy theories.

  3. Nahed Ibrahim:

    Not everyone does that. Some of them know I'm in need and if they can find me a packet, they don't profit.

  4. Natalia Cohen:

    The main one that comes to mind was between me and Laura, where we argued over a packet of instant noodles.

  5. Jesy Nelson:

    Packet Mix have still got a chubber in their ranks. Less Little mix. More Pick Packet Mix. i felt that I physically couldn't tolerate the pain anymore.

Images & Illustrations of PACKET

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