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1. A group of objects held together, as by tying or wrapping.
2. Something wrapped or tied up for carrying; a package.
3. Biology A cluster or strand of closely bound muscle or nerve fibers.
4. Botany A vascular bundle.
5. Informal
a. A large amount; a lot: had a bundle of fun at the dance.
b. A large sum of money: made a bundle selling real estate.
v. bun·dled, bun·dling, bun·dles
1. To tie, wrap, or gather together.
2. To dispatch or dispense of quickly and with little fuss; hustle: bundled the child off to school.
3. To dress (a person) warmly: bundled them up in winter clothes.
1. To hurry; hasten: The children came bundling in from outside.
2. To sleep in the same bed while fully clothed, a custom formerly practiced by engaged couples in New England and in Wales.
Phrasal Verb:
bundle up
To dress oneself warmly.
bundle of joy
A baby.
bundle of nerves
An extremely nervous person.

[Middle English bundel, probably from Middle Dutch bondel; see bhendh- in Indo-European roots.]

bun′dler n.
References in classic literature ?
Hast thou the clothes ready bundled and the key, also, to this gate to perdition?
This was the secret, and she bundled up those things after I went down to the boat," cried Rose, with sparkling eyes.
Of the common folk, that is merely bundled up in turf and brambles, the less said the better.
Her long, thick hair was her one beauty, but it was usually bundled into a net, to be out of her way.
In other words, a regulatory focus can lead to different perception of loss for bundled products.
In oligopolistic markets with scale economies, bundling is seen as a profitable strategy, since it allows the exclusion of rivals by foreclosure of the bundled market (WHINSTON, 1990).
This report discusses the extent to which contracts were bundled in fiscal year 2002 and assesses the potential effectiveness of regulatory changes that have recently resulted from OFPP's strategy.
Separately, Evergreen's Performa III 1GHz will be made available bundled with 256Mb of SDRAM as a special offer for users of Windows XP through Microsoft's website during the official launch period.
Economics of Park-and-Shop Discounts: A Case of Bundled Pricing Strategy," Journal of Transport Economics and Policy, 27, 3, September 1993, pp.
Demand for bundled consumer and business telecom services is strong among consumers, SOHOs, and small-to-large-sized businesses, according to two studies by The Strategis Group; 66% of businesses and 63% of consumers are interested in purchasing bundles with at least two services.
But it provided us with many valuable lessons that we put to good use a year later, when we bundled the 401K services.