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verb [transitive] package pronunciation in British English /ˈpækɪdʒ/
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present tense
present participlepackaging
past tensepackaged
past participlepackaged
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  1. 1
    to put things into boxes or wrap them so that they can be sold
    a company that manufactures and packages medicines
  2. 2
    to sell several things together as one single product
    package something with something: a sports car that comes packaged with a leather interior and a CD player
  3. 3
    [often passive] to try to make someone or something such as a product or idea seem interesting and exciting to the public
    Politicians these days are packaged to appeal to a mass market.


a fashion trend in which people intentionally wear ordinary, inexpensive, widely-available clothing

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a flower or small bunch of flowers worn on the lapel of a jacket on special occasions

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