pack noun

1 things put together for carrying

ADJ. heavy

VERB + PACK carry

PACK + NOUN animal, horse, mule

PREP. in a/the ~ The water in his pack made it very heavy.

2 things supplied together

ADJ. cigarette | battery, power | gift, sample | action, information, resource, starter, study, training

PACK + VERB contain sth, include sth Your resource pack includes addresses of leading manufacturers.

PREP. in a/the ~ How many needles are there in a pack? | ~ of It comes in packs of six. a pack of cigarettes

3 group of animals

ADJ. wolf | hunting

VERB + PACK lead

PACK + NOUN instinct

PREP. in a/the ~ the dominant animal in the pack | in ~s The animals hunt in packs. | ~ of a pack of dogs/wolves

PHRASES the leader of the pack

4 playing cards

VERB + PACK shuffle | cut

PREP. in a/the ~ There are 52 playing cards in a pack.

PHRASES the bottom/top of the pack Take a card from the top of the pack. | a pack of cards