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Synonyms for pack

parcel

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pack someone in: cram

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  • cram
  • squeeze in
  • fill to capacity

pack someone in: attract

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pack someone off

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pack something in: resign from

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pack something in: stop

pack something up: put away

pack something up: stop

send someone packing

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  • send away
  • dismiss
  • discharge
  • give someone the bird
  • give someone the brushoff
  • send someone about his or her business
  • send someone away with a flea in his or her ear

Synonyms for pack

an organized group of criminals, hoodlums, or wrongdoers

to make or become full; put as much into as can be held

to fill to excess by compressing or squeezing tightly

to hold on one's person

Synonyms for pack

a convenient package or parcel (as of cigarettes or film)

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a cream that cleanses and tones the skin

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a sheet or blanket (either dry or wet) to wrap around the body for its therapeutic effect

a bundle (especially one carried on the back)

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fill to capacity

compress into a wad

carry, as on one's back

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set up a committee or legislative body with one's own supporters so as to influence the outcome

have with oneself

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press tightly together or cram

hike with a backpack

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press down tightly

seal with packing

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have the property of being packable or of compacting easily

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load with a pack

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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

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The first batch of five are packed off to London's Caxton Grill.
Prannoy, the 2010 Youth Olympics silver medallist, packed off giant killer Zulfadli Zulkiffli of Malaysia 21- 19, 21- 14.
As 430,000 young readers will already know, Ben despairs of being packed off to his dull, cabbageobsessed grandmother's house every Friday night while Mike and his wife (Miranda Hart channelling Alison Steadman in Abigail's Party) indulge their passion for ballroom dancing.
The young Belgium star was packed off to the Vicente Calderon Stadium within weeks of arriving at Stamford Bridge from Genk in 2011.
You'll be packed off to a nursing home like the rest of us or you'll be paying for a companion.
The marchers, of course, failed to wring anything meaningful out of the government of the day and were swiftly packed off back to Tyneside.
The tired couple rarely gets a moment to itself over breakfastAubefore nannies arrive and the kids are packed off for the day.
Zelah is packed off for treatment to Forest Hill where she meets other teens with 'little problems' too.
Systems can be set up for shrink label projects, and when twin packs are needed, product can be recirculated, twin packed through the machine and shrink tunnel and packed off.
Oh well, Norwich seem to have their man now, though if Sunderland do a Colchester on them don't be surprised to see Paul Lambert packed off and McNally claim that it was nothing to do with that result but more because he hadn't liked what he'd seen of Lambert from the start.
But now the 71-year-old Hopkins, who blamed being packed off to boarding school at an early age as depriving him of any "idea of family loyalty," has become determined to make up for all the lost years.
Cyrus plays a wild child who is packed off to live with her estranged father in the upcoming movie.
Those good enough to get past a first round producer are packed off to hair and make-up and then cram in some last-minute voice coaching before appearing on the American Idol stage.
Then they were packed off to Freinwaldau working camp.
In 1803, the young Frenchman was packed off to America to escape the bloody chaos of the French Revolution.