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pack 1

British English: /pak/
American English: /pæk/


also: -pack in composti

  • a two, four-pack (of cassettes, beer)
    una confezione da due, quattro

transitive verb

  • 2 (put things into)
    riempire (box, crate)
    to pack one's suitcase
    fare o preparare la valigia
    to pack one's bags
    fare i bagagli (also figurative)
    to pack something with
    riempire qualcosa di
  • 4 (cram into)
    (people, crowd)
    stiparsi in, affollare (church, theatre, stadium)
    riempire (corner, hole, gap) (with di)
    to be packed with
    essere pieno zeppo di (people)
    essere pieno di (ideas, sweets)
    to pack something into a hole
    tappare un buco con qualcosa

intransitive verb

  • 1 (get ready for departure)
    fare le valigie
  • 2 (crowd)to pack into
    stiparsi, affollarsi in (hall, theatre, church, stadium)


a pack of lies

to send somebody packing

cacciare via qualcuno

Phrasal verbs

pack away:

pack [something] away, pack away [something]
mettere via, riporre (clothes, books)

pack in:

1 pack in [informal] (break down)
(car, machine)
2 pack [something] in, pack in [something] 2.1 (cram in)
fare entrare, pigiare (people)
that musical is really packing them in
quel musical sta veramente attirando un sacco di pubblico
2.2 [informal] (give up)
piantare (job, boyfriend)
to pack it all in I've packed in smoking
ho smesso di fumare
pack it in!

pack off:

pack [somebody] off, pack off [somebody] to pack somebody off to
spedire qualcuno a (school, bed)
spedire qualcuno in (country)

pack up:

1 pack up 1.1 (prepare to go)
fare i bagagli
1.2 [informal] (break down)
(TV, machine)
andare in panne
(heart, liver)
1.3 [informal] (stop)
2 pack [something] up, pack up [something] 2.1
(put away) mettere via (books, clothes)
(in boxes, crates) imballare, inscatolare (books, objects)
2.2 [informal] (stop)to pack up doing
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pack 2

British English: /pak/
American English: /pæk/

transitive verb

  • (Politics) (influence composition of)to pack a jury, committee
    scegliersi una giuria, un comitato favorevole
    to pack a conference, meeting
    fare volgere a proprio favore l'andamento di una conferenza, riunione
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