carton carton  /ˈkɑr tən/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) the quantity contained in a carton
  2. (n) a box made of cardboard; opens by flaps on top

Usage(s):

  1. In Austria, a year ago, a carton of cigarets had been worth $100, and comfortable Vienna apartments had rented for two packs a month.
  2. She did purchase some canned food and a carton of milk--only to discover later that both containers were lined with plastic resin.
  3. In Chechnya a man's body leans against a wall while a neighbor helps himself to a carton of American cigarettes that the dead man had been carrying.

News

  1. Boomer & Carton’s Al Dukes Offers 4 Terrific Father’s Day Tips

    Boomer & Carton producer Al "Hughes" Dukes isn't just celebrating with Pops Dukes this year. He also wanted to provide a few tips to help ensure your special day with dad is all that it should be.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: CBS New York

  2. Craig Carton Rejoices Over Tebow Signing: ‘The Patriots Just Got Worse!’

    It's the nightmare narrative: Tebow signing with New England, a new cog in Belichick's Patriots machine bent on sticking it to the rival Jets. But WFAN co-host Craig Carton has a different take on the whole thing.
    on June 11, 2013     Source: CBS New York

  3. WATCH: Boomer & Carton On WLNY’s The Couch

    Radio stars. TV stars. Boomer & Carton.
    on June 11, 2013     Source: CBS New York

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Quotes

  1. In a statement sent to The Associated Press through his manager, seven-time Tour de France winner Armstrong described Landis' claims as "a carton of sour milk: once you take the first sip, you don't have to drink the rest to know it has all gone...
    on Jul 3, 2010 By: Lance Armstrong Source: Seattle Times

  2. "My grandmother would shanghai pilots at the Havana airport so they'd bring me cartons of mango baby food - the only kind I'd eat. I learned to eat peach later. And in every carton, she'd slip a Cuban record," Estefan said.
    on Aug 26, 2007 By: Gloria Estefan Source: Forbes

  3. "We've come a long way from just the milk carton," NCMEC President and Chief Executive Ernie Allen said in a phone interview, referring to a long-standing program where pictures of abducted children appear on the side of milk cartons in the...
    on Jan 29, 2007 By: Ernie Allen Source: Reuters

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