bundle Definition

  • 1a collection of things or quantity of material tied or wrapped up together
  • 2a large amount of money

Using bundle: Examples

Take a moment to familiarize yourself with how "bundle" can be used in various situations through the following examples!

  • Example

    She carried a bundle of books under her arm.

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    The baby was wrapped up in a bundle of blankets.

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    He made a bundle selling real estate.

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    We saved a bundle by buying the used car.

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    I've got a bundle of work to do this weekend.

bundle Synonyms and Antonyms

Synonyms for bundle

Phrases with bundle

  • a newborn baby, especially when it brings great happiness


    After nine months of waiting, they finally welcomed their bundle of joy into the world.

  • bundle of nerves

    a person who is very nervous or anxious


    Before giving a speech, she was a bundle of nerves.

  • bundle up

    to dress warmly


    It's cold outside, so make sure you bundle up before you go out.

Origins of bundle

from Middle Dutch 'bundel', meaning 'to bind'


Summary: bundle in Brief

The term 'bundle' [ˈbʌnd(ə)l] refers to a collection of things or quantity of material tied or wrapped up together. It can also mean a large amount of money, as in 'He made a bundle selling real estate.' 'Bundle' extends into phrases like 'bundle of joy,' referring to a newborn baby, and 'bundle up,' meaning to dress warmly.

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