Examples of pack rat in a Sentence
I'm a terrible pack rat. I never throw anything away.
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This one reclassifies: One person’s pack rat is another’s collector.
By all accounts, Hemingway — trailblazer of the spare prose style — was a pack rat.
What was surprising, and helpful to the journalists, was that some former Exxon employees turned out to be pack rats and had kept copies of decades-old reports.
In this case, senior staff photographer Taimy Alvarez, a 19-year-veteran and a pack rat, was reminded by a friend (who was scouring the internet after Kelly's remarks) that Alvarez had actually covered the April 10, 2015 FBI event.
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Definition of pack rat for English Language Learners
: a person who collects or keeps things that are not needed
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