What does the word sachet mean?

Usage examples for sachet

  1. But sure enough at Christmas she received it, and not only the ten pounds, but also a parrot- headed umbrella from Aunt May, a sachet of handkerchiefs from Lettice, the particular monstrosity in porcelain that was in vogue at the time from Pamela, and a kiss from Sir Hector. –  by
  2. The sight of it recalled all- that night, and Mademoiselle's face in the lanthorn light, and my fine plans, and the end of them; and, in a fit of childish fury, the outcome of long suppressed passion, I snatched up the sachet from the floor and tore it across and across, and flung the pieces down. – Historical Romances: Under the Red Robe, Count Hannibal, A Gentleman of France by Stanley J. Weyman
  3. And what did you want sachet- powder for, anyway? – The Awakening of Helena Richie by Margaret Deland