What does package mean?

Definitions for package
ˈpæk ɪdʒpack·age

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

Princeton's WordNet

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

    a collection of things wrapped or boxed together

  2. package, parcel(noun)

    a wrapped container

  3. software, software program, computer software, software system, software package, package(verb)

    (computer science) written programs or procedures or rules and associated documentation pertaining to the operation of a computer system and that are stored in read/write memory

    "the market for software is expected to expand"

  4. box, package(verb)

    put into a box

    "box the gift, please"

Wiktionary

  1. package(Noun)

    Something which is packed, a parcel, a box, an envelope.

    Etymology: From pack + -age (act of packaging) or from cognate pakkage.

  2. package(Noun)

    Something which consists of various components, such as a piece of computer software.

    Did you test the software package to ensure completeness?

    Etymology: From pack + -age (act of packaging) or from cognate pakkage.

  3. package(Noun)

    The art of packing something.

    Etymology: From pack + -age (act of packaging) or from cognate pakkage.

  4. package(Noun)

    Something resembling a package.

    Etymology: From pack + -age (act of packaging) or from cognate pakkage.

  5. package(Noun)

    A package holiday.

    Etymology: From pack + -age (act of packaging) or from cognate pakkage.

  6. package(Noun)

    A football formation. IE; the "dime" defensive package.

    Etymology: From pack + -age (act of packaging) or from cognate pakkage.

  7. package(Noun)

    The male genitalia.

    Etymology: From pack + -age (act of packaging) or from cognate pakkage.

  8. package(Verb)

    To pack or bundle something.

    Etymology: From pack + -age (act of packaging) or from cognate pakkage.

  9. package(Verb)

    To travel on a package holiday.

    Etymology: From pack + -age (act of packaging) or from cognate pakkage.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Package(noun)

    act or process of packing

  2. Package(noun)

    a bundle made up for transportation; a packet; a bale; a parcel; as, a package of goods

  3. Package(noun)

    a charge made for packing goods

  4. Package(noun)

    a duty formerly charged in the port of London on goods imported or exported by aliens, or by denizens who were the sons of aliens

Freebase

  1. Package

    A package in the Unified Modeling Language is used "to group elements, and to provide a namespace for the grouped elements". A package may contain other packages, thus providing for a hierarchical organization of packages. Pretty much all UML elements can be grouped into packages. Thus, classes, objects, use cases, components, nodes, node instances etc. can all be organized as packages, thus enabling a manageable organization of the myriad elements that a real-world UML model entails.

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'package' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #1813

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'package' in Written Corpus Frequency: #2751

  3. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'package' in Nouns Frequency: #654

How to pronounce package?

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How to say package in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of package in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of package in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of package in a Sentence

  1. Chief Executive Matthias Mueller:

    I think we can now offer a package that will come very close to what the EPA is expecting from us.

  2. Director Christine Lagarde:

    From these various sources taken together, a total financing package of around $40 billion is estimated over the four year period, this program will require the authorities' steadfast determination to reform the economy.

  3. Ken Burns:

    I'd put her on the Mount Rushmore right away, dolly Parton voice is one of the greatest gifts from God any singer has ever been bestowed with. Dolly Parton is a phenomenal song writer... Dolly Parton's Dolly Parton and Dolly Parton's funny and Dolly Parton's self-effacing. Dolly Parton's a good human being. Dolly Parton makes fun of Dolly Parton. So Dolly Parton's the total package, as somebody says in the film.

  4. Dabo Guan:

    Unless there is a significant amount of change - a large government intervention like the stimulus package of 2008 - then China's emissions will stabilize and gradually go down.

  5. Terry McAuliffe:

    The bond package I will include in my budget will provide funding for targeted projects that will all contribute to our efforts to grow and diversify our Commonwealth's economy.

Images & Illustrations of package

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