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. Kathleen Sebelius:

    States say they need a couple of billion dollars. So part of the congressional package that is so desperately needed is getting these resources, even this limited early supply is going to be tough. When we get to a massive vaccination, it gets really challenging.

  2. 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.

  3. The IMF:

    At $ 1.9 trillion, the President Joe Biden administration's new fiscal package is expected to deliver a strong boost to growth in the United States in 2021 and provide sizable positive spillovers to trading partners.

  4. Jeffrey Halley:

    With the Biden package offset by weak U.S. employment data, markets in Asia are disinclined to force prices, they will leave it to North America to decide if a retest of the recent highs is justified into the end of the week.

  5. Hakeem Jeffries:

    This issue is so significant that we believe outside of the context of the rules package, we want to give our colleagues -- Democrats and Republicans -- the opportunity to go on record and declare do you stand with the American people as it relates to the Affordable Care Act and protecting people with pre-existing conditions ?

Images & Illustrations of package

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