carton (plural cartons)
- An inexpensive, disposable box-like creation fashioned from either paper, paper with wax-covering (wax paper), or other lightweight material. It is designed to hold things for a short period of time and be discarded or recycled after use.
- Packs of cigarettes, usually 10, wrapped in cellophane or packed in light cardboard box
a box-like container made of paper designed to hold things for a limited time
A carton of 10 cigarette packs
carton (third-person singular simple present cartons, present participle cartoning, simple past and past participle cartoned)
- To put in a carton.
carton n (plural cartoane)