Translation of "pack" - English-Spanish dictionary


verb uk /pæk/ us /pæk/

A2 to put your things into bags or boxes when you are going on holiday or leaving the place where you live

hacer las maletas, meter en la maleta
I’ve got to go home and pack.
She was packing her bags.
→ Opposite unpack

If people pack a place, a lot of them go there.

Thousands of fans packed the stadium.
noun uk /pæk/ us /pæk/

US UK packet a small box or paper container with a lot of things of the same kind in it

a pack of gum
a pack of cigarettes

a bag that you carry on your back


a group of animals that live together, especially dogs

jauría, manada
a pack of wolves

UK US deck a set of cards used for playing games


(Translation of “pack” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


noun /pӕk/

things tied up together or put in a container, especially to be carried on one’s back

fardo, bulto
He carried his luggage in a pack on his back.

a set of (fifty-two) playing-cards

a pack of cards.

a number or group of certain animals

a pack of wolves.

a packet

paquete, cajetilla (cigarrillos)
a pack of cigarettes.
packing noun

the act of putting things in bags, cases etc

preparación de las maletas
He has done his packing tonight as he is leaving in the morning.

the materials (paper, string etc ) used to wrap things for posting etc

envoltorio, embalaje
He unwrapped the vase and threw away the packing.
packing case noun

a (large) wooden box in which goods are packed and sent from place to place

caja de embalar
All the packing cases were loaded onto the removals van.
packed (out) adjective

containing as many people as possible

abarrotado, atestado, de bote en bote, repleto
The concert hall/meeting was packed (out).
packed lunch noun

(British) food such as sandwiches and fruit that someone takes with them to school or work to eat for lunch.

Almuerzo Empaquetado
pack off phrasal verb

to send away, usually quickly and without wasting time

despachar, mandar
They packed the children off to bed early.
pack up phrasal verb

to put into containers in order to take somewhere else

empaquetar, embalar
She packed up the contents of her house.

to stop working or operating

averiarse, pararse
We’d only gone five miles when the engine packed up.

(Translation of “pack” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)