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bundle

noun [C]  /ˈbʌn·dəl/ us  

bundle noun [C] (GROUP)

a number of things that are fastened or held together: He carried bundles of newspapers to the garage. infml A bundle is also a large amount of money: When they sold their house, they made a bundle.

bundle

verb  /ˈbʌn·dəl/ us  

bundle verb (FASTEN)

[T] to fasten a number of things together: [I/T] We’re supposed to bundle magazines before throwing them away.

bundle verb (MOVE QUICKLY)

[always + adv/prep] to cause someone to move quickly: [I] We bundled into the car. [T] Every morning I bundled the children off to school.
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