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bundle

bun·dle

bundle

 
 
pronunciation:
buhn dl
parts of speech:
noun, transitive verb, intransitive verb
phrases:
bundle up
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: an assemblage of things that have been tied, bound, or packaged together.
a bundle of firewood
 
similar words:
bale, bunch, fagot, pack, sheaf, tuft, wisp
definition 2: a package wrapped to make it easier to carry.
synonyms:
package, parcel
similar words:
packet
definition 3: in biology, a cluster of muscle or nerve fibers.
similar words:
cluster, fascicle
 
part of speech: transitive verb
inflections: bundled, bundles, bundling
definition 1: to assemble and make into a bundle.
He bundled the pipes for transport.
similar words:
bale, band, bind, bunch, fagot, package, sheave, tie, truss, wrap
definition 2: to make (someone) leave quickly or without the usual formalities (usu. fol. by off, out, or the like).
They bundled their children off to camp.
synonyms:
hustle, rush
similar words:
oust
 
part of speech: intransitive verb
definition: to depart quickly or without the usual formalities (usu. fol. by off, out, or the like).
synonyms:
split
similar words:
abscond, decamp, depart, leave
phrase: bundle up
derivation: bundler (n.)
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