parcel up

Definition of parcel up

British

  1. :  to wrap (something) or put (something) into a box in order to mail it to someone The paintings have all been parcelled up.

Word by Word Definitions

parcelplay
  1. :  fragment, portion

    :  a volume of a fluid (as air) considered as a single entity within a greater volume of the same fluid

    :  a tract or plot of land

  1. :  partly

  1. :  part-time, partial

  1. :  to divide into parts :  distribute

    :  to make up into a parcel :  wrap

    :  to cover (as a rope) with strips of canvas or tape

  1. :  in or into a higher position or level

    :  away from the center of the earth

    :  from beneath the ground or water to the surface

  1. :  risen above the horizon

    :  standing

    :  being out of bed

  1. : used as a function word to indicate motion to or toward or situation at a higher point of

    :  up into or in the

    :  in a direction regarded as being toward or near the upper end or part of

  1. :  one in a high or advantageous position

    :  an upward slope

    :  a period or state of prosperity or success

  1. :  to rise from a lying or sitting position

    :  to move upward :  ascend

    : used with and and another verb to indicate that the action of the following verb was either surprisingly or abruptly initiated


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