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phrasal verb [transitive]
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present tense
I/you/we/theypack into
he/she/itpacks into
present participlepacking into
past tensepacked into
past participlepacked into
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  1. pack someone/something into something to fit a lot of people or things into a place in large numbers or quantities
    He had managed to pack six of his friends into his car.
    1. a.
      pack into something to fit into a place
      At least 150,000 people packed into Manezh Square.
    2. b.
      pack something into something to fit a lot of activities into a period of time
      The festival offers 16 different shows, all packed into one weekend.
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