pack into - definition and synonyms

phrasal verb [transitive]
present tense
I/you/we/theypack into
he/she/itpacks into
present participlepacking into
past tensepacked into
past participlepacked into
  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
See also main entry: pack