Pronunciation of Packet
/pˈakɪt/, /pˈakɪt/, /p_ˈa_k_ɪ_t/
Synonyms for packet:
ferry, printed matter, bag, pack.
Other synonyms and related words:
fortune, bomb, earth, material, payment, share, portion, parcel of land, emolument, ferry, ephemera, megabucks, heap, king's ransom, piece of land, container, sheaf, piece of ground, stipend, paycheck, documentation, ship, Boodle, bag, software system, software, correspondence, pile, salary, pack, parcel, rewrite, paperwork, pay, software package, script, tract, wad.
Sense 1 (noun)
Sense 2 (noun)
fortune, ship, ferry.
Sense 5 (noun)
small, often flat, bundle (noun)
container, parcel, bag, package.
Usage examples for packet:
- " Mrs. Vimpany was afraid to open the packet in our presence," Iris went on: " you must have seen that. - "Blind Love", Wilkie Collins.
- I have the packet, and I am going to keep it. - "The Devil's Paw", E. Phillips Oppenheim.
- Late that afternoon, when they returned to the yacht from their first expedition, a packet of newspapers lay on the deck- house table. - "The Glimpses of the Moon", Edith Wharton.