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noun as in small, often flat, bundle

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By better organizing and scheduling the brand’s content packets, an editorial calendar can help everyone on the team streamline their efforts.

You don’t need an extra pour-over funnel, and when you’re done, you just toss the packet into the trash.

She said she’d take things like ground beef, rice or potatoes but always pay for something small, like a packet of M&M’s.

I gave the other 12 pots and the other packet of seeds — along with some fertilizer and soil — to my editor, Sarah Zielinski.

Imagine that you’re seeing a stream of packets, and what you want is to count the number of distinct IP addresses that are sending traffic on this link.

Reading The Bone Clocks is like working your way through a packet of Starbursts at one go.

“A buyer can have a wrapped packet in his hand within three to 30 minutes,” she says.

A single packet of Quaker Maple and Brown Sugar instant oatmeal, though, contains a full tablespoon of sugar.

There were rumors along Broadway in the following week that Rothstein had lost a packet.

His father was executed in 1942 by a German gendarme after attempting to smuggle a packet of saccharine into the Ghetto.

Besides a few crumbs, it contained a small lump of narwhal blubber and a little packet.

This important rite was just completed, when a packet was put into Ripperda's hand from Spain.

Something influenced by his reasoning, Ripperda employed the greatest part of the day in writing a large packet for his son.

He has a packet in his possession, that will inform Louis de Montemar of the fate of his father.

A brown packet of caporal and a book of cigarette-papers—a cigarette rolled—how good it would be!


On this page you'll find 21 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to packet, such as: bag, carton, container, envelope, folder, and package.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.