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, parcelnoun

    a collection of things wrapped or boxed together

  2. package, parcelnoun

    a wrapped container

  3. software, software program, computer software, software system, software package, packageverb

    (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, packageverb

    put into a box

    "box the gift, please"

Wiktionary

  1. packagenoun

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

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

  2. packagenoun

    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. packagenoun

    The art of packing something.

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

  4. packagenoun

    Something resembling a package.

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

  5. packagenoun

    A package holiday.

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

  6. packagenoun

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

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

  7. packagenoun

    The male genitalia.

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

  8. packageverb

    To pack or bundle something.

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

  9. packageverb

    To travel on a package holiday.

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

Webster Dictionary

  1. Packagenoun

    act or process of packing

  2. Packagenoun

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

  3. Packagenoun

    a charge made for packing goods

  4. Packagenoun

    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.

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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

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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. Ehsan Sehgal:

    We are still slaves, facing colonialists and their pawns, direct or indirect, in the package of so-called democracies.

  2. Senate Republican Leader Bill Brady:

    I continue to believe we’re missing an opportunity. I hope that we pick up that opportunity after today and can provide a comprehensive package that moves us forward.

  3. Ben Wood:

    After years of phones getting progressively bigger, Apple is reversing the trend by offering a flagship product in a smaller package, i think it'll be a hugely popular move.

  4. Marilene Ramos:

    The program that Samarco presented is a package of short-term actions focused on areas hurt by the disaster, the part where they propose new actions we consider very incomplete, and we need faster action.

  5. Tim Ghriskey:

    It’s a positive tone to the U.S. market and part of that is the signing of stimulus package by Trump, which appeared to be in doubt but is finally been accomplished, we still have a follow-on to the Christmas rally and the favorable market we’ve had for a while here.

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