Adjective: packed pakt
Verb: pack pak
- Filled to capacity
"stands jam-packed with fans"; "a packed theatre";
- jammed, jam-packed
- Pressed together or compressed
- Arrange in a container
"pack the books into the boxes"
- Fill to capacity
"This singer always packs the concert halls"; "The murder trial packed the court house"
- Compress into a wad
"pack paper into the box";
- bundle, wad, compact
- Carry, as on one's back
"Pack your tents to the top of the mountain"
- Set up a committee or legislative body with one's own supporters so as to influence the outcome
"pack a jury"
- Have with oneself; have on one's person
"She packs a gun when she goes into the mountains";
- carry, take
- Press tightly together or cram
"The crowd packed the auditorium";
- throng, mob, pile, jam
- (sport) hike with a backpack
- Press down tightly
"pack the coffee grinds in the container to make espresso";
- tamp down, tamp
- Seal with packing
"pack the faucet"
- Have the property of being packable or of compacting easily
"Such odd-shaped items do not pack well";
- Load with a pack
- load down
- Treat the body or any part of it by wrapping it, as with blankets or sheets, and applying compresses to it, or stuffing it to provide cover, containment, or therapy, or to absorb blood
"The nurse packed gauze in the wound"; "You had better pack your swollen ankle with ice"
Sounds like: pas, pars, parrs
See also: compact, crowded
Type of: appoint, arrange, be, care for, carry, case, compact, compress, constitute, crowd, crowd together, encase, feature, fill, fill up, have, hike, incase, lade [archaic], laden, load, load up, make full, name, nominate, pack together, seal, seal off, set up, transport, treat
Encyclopedia: Packed Pack, Kentucky