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Meaning of CARTON

Pronunciation:  'kârtn

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [n]  a box made of cardboard; opens by flaps on top
  2. [n]  the quantity contained in a carton
 

CARTON is a 6 letter word that starts with C.

 

 Synonyms: cartonful
 
 See Also: box, containerful, six-pack

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Car"ton\ (k[aum]r"t[o^]n), n. [F. See {Cartoon}.]
Pasteboard for paper boxes; also, a pasteboard box.

{Carton pierre}, a species of papier-mach['e], imitating
   stone or bronze sculpture. --Knight.

 
Thesaurus Terms
 
 Related Terms: ammunition box, ark, attache case, bag, bandolier, barrel, basket, billfold, bin, boot, bottle, box, box up, briefcase, bunker, caisson, can, canister, capsula, capsule, cardcase, case, cask, casket, cedar chest, chest, cigarette case, cist, coffer, coffin, compact, cone, crate, crib, dispatch box, encase, encyst, envelope, etui, file, file folder, filing box, folio, hamper, holster, hope chest, housewife, hussy, hutch, jar, kit, letter file, monstrance, ostensorium, pack, package, packet, packing case, parcel, pillbox, pod, portfolio, pot, powder box, quiver, rack, reliquary, sack, sarcophagus, scabbard, sheath, skippet, snuffbox, socket, spectacle case, tank, tea chest, till, tin, tinderbox, vanity case, vasculum, wallet
 

 

 

 

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