These men were not fighters like Papp, but they knew that a certain degree of unpopularity was part of public life. [Los Angeles Times] Overcoming difficulties mid-race is part of a jump jockey`s lot. [Age] Ever since Tolstoy Turgeev challenged for a duel, revenge has been the ceremony of literary life. [Guardians] Thesaurus: All synonyms and antonyms for part and package These examples are automatically selected from different online message sources to reflect the current use of the word “part and package”. The opinions expressed in the examples do not give the opinion of Merriam-Webster or its publishers. Send us feedback. The main definition of the expression part and the package is fundamental or essential. This phrase has existed at least since the sixteenth century. At the time, the package was an essential element, so the part and the package were pretty much synonymous. The sentence apparently began as legal jargon in which this type of over-concrete words is common. In fact, most of the first cases of part and package come from legislative texts, and the expression was only used in the nineteenth century….