What does packing mean?

Definitions for packing
ˈpæk ɪŋpack·ing

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

Princeton's WordNet

  1. packing material, packing, wadding(noun)

    any material used especially to protect something

  2. packing, boxing(noun)

    the enclosure of something in a package or box

  3. packing, backpacking(noun)

    carrying something in a pack on the back

    "the backpacking of oxygen is essential for astronauts"

Wiktionary

  1. packing(Noun)

    The action of the verb.

    Etymology: From pack (partly from the verb, partly from the noun) + -ing.

  2. packing(Noun)

    As a concrete noun.

    Etymology: From pack (partly from the verb, partly from the noun) + -ing.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Packing

    of Pack

  2. Packing(noun)

    the act or process of one who packs

  3. Packing(noun)

    any material used to pack, fill up, or make close

  4. Packing(noun)

    a substance or piece used to make a joint impervious

  5. Packing(noun)

    a thin layer, or sheet, of yielding or elastic material inserted between the surfaces of a flange joint

  6. Packing(noun)

    the substance in a stuffing box, through which a piston rod slides

  7. Packing(noun)

    a yielding ring, as of metal, which surrounds a piston and maintains a tight fit, as inside a cylinder, etc

  8. Packing(noun)

    same as Filling

  9. Packing(noun)

    a trick; collusion

Freebase

  1. Packing

    Packing is the process and/or the materials used in filling both service penetrations and building joints with backer materials as approved components within a firestop. ⁕ Ceramic fibre used as packing to support firestop silicone caulking. ⁕ "Canned" service penetration about to be firestopped. ⁕ Packing being installed. ⁕ Firestop caulking being applied. ⁕ Firestop has been tagged to identify certification information, thus enabling proper maintenance.

Military Dictionary and Gazetteer

  1. packing

    Is the act of making up and adjusting the load of a pack-animal. It may be considered one of the arts.

How to pronounce packing?

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

How to say packing in sign language?

  1. packing

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of packing in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of packing in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of packing in a Sentence

  1. Susan Butler Anderson:

    On packing Lay out all your clothes and all your money. Then, take half the clothes and twice the money.

  2. Lawrence Jones:

    A far-left coalition of Democrats convened this afternoon to roll out their most radical agenda point yet – packing the Supreme Court, their plan : create four new seats on the Supreme Court and let Joe Biden nominate anyone Joe Biden wants. … But do n’t you dare say they’re packing Supreme Court.

  3. David Michaels:

    What President Trump has done is said,' We solved the bottleneck, we're going to make you stay open,' it is a disaster for workers. We're making these workplaces, these meat packing plants into human sacrifice zones.

  4. Kamala Harris:

    I would not get into court packing, we add three justices ; next time around, we lose control, they add three justices. We begin to lose any credibility Supreme Court has at all.

  5. Clemens Steffin:

    We learned a lot — like a lot lot — from the first campaign, how to get yourself motivated, how to be more structured, how to build a company, how the tax laws in Germany work, how to organize packing, shipping, and so on. I have the feeling that everything will be a bit easier this time around because we know so much more. Last time was a challenge, but we overcame the hurdles and made it a success.

Images & Illustrations of packing

  1. packingpackingpackingpackingpacking

Popularity rank by frequency of use

packing#1#6677#10000

Translations for packing

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

Get even more translations for packing »

Translation

Find a translation for the packing definition in other languages:

Select another language:

  • - Select -
  • 简体中文 (Chinese - Simplified)
  • 繁體中文 (Chinese - Traditional)
  • Español (Spanish)
  • Esperanto (Esperanto)
  • 日本語 (Japanese)
  • Português (Portuguese)
  • Deutsch (German)
  • العربية (Arabic)
  • Français (French)
  • Русский (Russian)
  • ಕನ್ನಡ (Kannada)
  • 한국어 (Korean)
  • עברית (Hebrew)
  • Gaeilge (Irish)
  • Українська (Ukrainian)
  • اردو (Urdu)
  • Magyar (Hungarian)
  • मानक हिन्दी (Hindi)
  • Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Italiano (Italian)
  • தமிழ் (Tamil)
  • Türkçe (Turkish)
  • తెలుగు (Telugu)
  • ภาษาไทย (Thai)
  • Tiếng Việt (Vietnamese)
  • Čeština (Czech)
  • Polski (Polish)
  • Bahasa Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Românește (Romanian)
  • Nederlands (Dutch)
  • Ελληνικά (Greek)
  • Latinum (Latin)
  • Svenska (Swedish)
  • Dansk (Danish)
  • Suomi (Finnish)
  • فارسی (Persian)
  • ייִדיש (Yiddish)
  • հայերեն (Armenian)
  • Norsk (Norwegian)
  • English (English)

Word of the Day

Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?

Please enter your email address:


Discuss these packing definitions with the community:

0 Comments

    Citation

    Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:

    Style:MLAChicagoAPA

    "packing." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2021. Web. 18 Apr. 2021. <https://www.definitions.net/definition/packing>.

    Are we missing a good definition for packing? Don't keep it to yourself...

    Browse Definitions.net

    Free, no signup required:

    Add to Chrome

    Get instant definitions for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

    Free, no signup required:

    Add to Firefox

    Get instant definitions for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

    Quiz

    Are you a words master?

    »
    a decorative musical accompaniment (often improvised) added above a basic melody
    • A. monish
    • B. descant
    • C. knead
    • D. flub

    Nearby & related entries:

    Alternative searches for packing:


    Definitions.net

    Thanks for your vote! We truly appreciate your support.