parcel

/ˈpɑɚsəl/

  • Noun
  • a section or area of land
    1. Several 10-acre parcels (of land) are available.
    2. a parcel of real estate
  • a box or large envelope that is usually given, sent, or delivered to a person
    1. The parcel [=(chiefly US) package] was shipped today.
    2. She was carrying several brown paper parcels. [=boxes wrapped in heavy brown paper]
  • Verb
  • to divide (something, such as land) into separate, smaller parts especially in order to sell it
    1. The property was eventually parceled off and sold in pieces.
  • to divide or share (something) among different people, groups, etc.
    1. The money was parceled out [=distributed] to local charities.
    2. They plan to parcel the tickets out in a lottery.
    3. We need to stop parceling out the blame for this problem and start working on a solution.
  • to wrap (something) or put (something) into a box in order to mail it to someone
    1. The paintings have all been parcelled up.

Những từ liên quan với PARCEL

pack, bundle, property, collection, body, chunk, plot, acreage, crew, band, packet, package, portion, carton, batch