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BUNDLE

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does bundle mean? 

BUNDLE (noun)
  The noun BUNDLE has 3 senses:

1. a collection of things wrapped or boxed together
2. a package of several things tied together for carrying or storing
3. a large sum of money (especially as pay or profit)

  Familiarity information: BUNDLE used as a noun is uncommon.


BUNDLE (verb)
  The verb BUNDLE has 4 senses:

1. make into a bundle
2. gather or cause to gather into a cluster
3. compress into a wad
4. sleep fully clothed in the same bed with one's betrothed

  Familiarity information: BUNDLE used as a verb is uncommon.


 Dictionary entry details 


BUNDLE (noun)


Sense 1bundle [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

A collection of things wrapped or boxed together

Classified under:

Nouns denoting groupings of people or objects

Synonyms:

bundle; package; packet; parcel

Hypernyms ("bundle" is a kind of...):

accumulation; aggregation; assemblage; collection (several things grouped together or considered as a whole)

Hyponyms (each of the following is a kind of "bundle"):

wisp (a small bundle of straw or hay)


Sense 2bundle [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

A package of several things tied together for carrying or storing

Classified under:

Nouns denoting man-made objects

Synonyms:

sheaf; bundle

Hypernyms ("bundle" is a kind of...):

package; parcel (a wrapped container)

Hyponyms (each of the following is a kind of "bundle"):

bale (a large bundle bound for storage or transport)

faggot; fagot (a bundle of sticks and branches bound together)

pack (a bundle (especially one carried on the back))

swag (a bundle containing the personal belongings of a swagman)


Sense 3bundle [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

A large sum of money (especially as pay or profit)

Classified under:

Nouns denoting possession and transfer of possession

Synonyms:

megabucks; big money; big bucks; bundle; pile

Context examples:

she made a bundle selling real estate / they sank megabucks into their new house

Hypernyms ("bundle" is a kind of...):

money (wealth reckoned in terms of money)

Domain usage:

argot; cant; jargon; lingo; patois; slang; vernacular (a characteristic language of a particular group (as among thieves))


BUNDLE (verb)


Sense 1bundle [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

Make into a bundle

Classified under:

Verbs of touching, hitting, tying, digging

Synonyms:

bundle; bundle up; roll up

Context example:

he bundled up his few possessions

Hypernyms (to "bundle" is one way to...):

pack (arrange in a container)

Sentence frame:

Somebody ----s something


Sense 2bundle [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

Gather or cause to gather into a cluster

Classified under:

Verbs of touching, hitting, tying, digging

Synonyms:

cluster; bundle; bunch up; bunch; clump

Context example:

She bunched her fingers into a fist

Hypernyms (to "bundle" is one way to...):

form (assume a form or shape)

Troponyms (each of the following is one way to "bundle"):

agglomerate (form into one cluster)

Sentence frames:

Something ----s
Somebody ----s something
Somebody ----s something PP


Sense 3bundle [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

Compress into a wad

Classified under:

Verbs of touching, hitting, tying, digging

Synonyms:

wad; compact; bundle; pack

Context example:

wad paper into the box

Hypernyms (to "bundle" is one way to...):

arrange; set up (put into a proper or systematic order)

Troponyms (each of the following is one way to "bundle"):

puddle (work a wet mixture, such as concrete or mud)

Sentence frames:

Somebody ----s something
Somebody ----s something PP

Also:

bundle off (send off unceremoniously)


Sense 4bundle [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

Sleep fully clothed in the same bed with one's betrothed

Classified under:

Verbs of grooming, dressing and bodily care

Synonyms:

practice bundling; bundle

Hypernyms (to "bundle" is one way to...):

catch some Z's; kip; log Z's; sleep; slumber (be asleep)

Sentence frame:

Somebody ----s


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