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Definitions of bag

  1. hang loosely, like an empty bag
  2. an activity that you like or at which you are superior; " chemistry is not my cup of tea"; " his bag now is learning to play golf"; " marriage was scarcely his dish"
  3. mammary gland of bovids ( cows and sheep and goats)
  4. a flexible container with a single opening; " he stuffed his laundry into a large bag"
  5. a portable rectangular traveling bag for carrying clothes; " he carried his small bag onto the plane with him"
  6. a bag used for carrying money and small personal items or accessories ( especially by women); " she reached into her bag and found a comb"
  7. place that runner must touch before scoring; " he scrambled to get back to the bag"
  8. an ugly or ill- tempered woman; " he was romancing the old bag for her money"
  9. the quantity of game taken in a particular period ( usually by one person); " his bag included two deer"
  10. the quantity that a bag will hold; " he ate a large bag of popcorn"
  11. put into a bag; " The supermarket clerk bagged the groceries"
  12. bulge out; form a bulge outward, or be so full as to appear to bulge
  13. take unlawfully
  14. capture or kill, as in hunting; " bag a few pheasants"
  15. A sack or pouch, used for holding anything; as, a bag of meal or of money.
  16. A sac, or dependent gland, in animal bodies, containing some fluid or other substance; as, the bag of poison in the mouth of some serpents; the bag of a cow.
  17. A sort of silken purse formerly tied about men's hair behind, by way of ornament.
  18. The quantity of game bagged.
  19. A certain quantity of a commodity, such as it is customary to carry to market in a sack; as, a bag of pepper or hops; a bag of coffee.
  20. To put into a bag; as, to bag hops.
  21. To seize, capture, or entrap; as, to bag an army; to bag game.
  22. To furnish or load with a bag or with a well filled bag.
  23. To swell or hang down like a full bag; as, the skin bags from containing morbid matter.
  24. To swell with arrogance.
  25. To become pregnant.
  26. A sack; a pouch; a wallet; that which is contained in a bag; a sac or receptacle in animal bodies, containing a fluid or other substance; a certain quantity of grain, etc., purchased " by the bag".
  27. To inclose in a bag; secure or capture, as game.
  28. To bulge; hang down like a bag.
  29. 1. A pouch, sac, receptacle. 2. The udder of a cow. 3. The scrotum ( vulg.).
  30. A sack or pouch.
  31. To put into a bag: to capture:- pr. p. bagging: pa. p. bagged'.
  32. To put into a bag.
  33. To swell out like a bag.
  34. To put into a bag; capture or kill, as game.
  35. To fill out like a bag; swell; bulge; sag.
  36. A sack or pouch; the udder of a cow.
  37. What a bag will hold; game bagged.
  38. A sack; a pouch; a receptacle in animal bodies containing some secretion; a determinate quantity of a commodity.
  39. To put into a bag; to distend; to shoot.
  40. To swell like a full bag.
  41. A sack; a pouch; a purse.
  42. To put into a sack; to puff up or out.
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Usage examples for bag

  1. So now you know whether I care for you or not; and you can understand why I wouldn't put the bag into a bank. – It Happened in Egypt by C. N. Williamson A. M. Williamson
  2. First of all- we've found that bag – Dead Men's Money by J. S. Fletcher
  3. Then it was her bag – The Gold Bag by Carolyn Wells
  4. One girl produced a small looking- glass from a hand- bag – Adventures of Bindle by Herbert George Jenkins
  5. I'll go back, get that bag of his, shut the doors and come back. – The Auto Boys' Vacation by James A. Braden
  6. As a matter of fact, if there was no such bag the chances were that we were all wrong, anyhow. – Sight Unseen by Mary Roberts Rinehart
  7. The moment I receive proof you have not deceived me, I give you the bag – Put Yourself in His Place by Charles Reade
  8. I have the bag right here. – Sunny Boy in the Country by Ramy Allison White
  9. I watched him go into the hall and take up his bag then I came back to Jenny. – The Great Miss Driver by Anthony Hope
  10. And because you suppose that I can carry a bag of flour, you suggest that I become Madame Plays's lover! – San-Cravate; or, The Messengers; Little Streams by Charles Paul de Kock
  11. You will carry the bag for me, and I will keep you. – The Man-Wolf and Other Tales by Emile Erckmann and Alexandre Chatrian
  12. But a pleasant young woman came forward to take Bridget's bag – Missing by Mrs. Humphry Ward
  13. Is your bag empty? – The Big Otter by R.M. Ballantyne
  14. I insisted upon that condition anyhow- that the man with the bag should lead the way. – The Holiday Round by A. A. Milne
  15. The child looked up at him sadly and reproachfully, and answered,-" Making a bag for you to go beg- when you're as old as gran'daddy." – Stories and Legends of Travel and History, for Children by Grace Greenwood
  16. I'd just got there, and I was standing outside the door opening my bag when a man came down the steps. – A Rogue by Compulsion by Victor Bridges
  17. And so with the third, until he finished his thirty- five miles and threw the bag to the next man, who was waiting. – The Adventures of Buffalo Bill by Col. William F. Cody
  18. The money is in that bag – Master Tales of Mystery, Volume 3 by Collected and Arranged by Francis J. Reynolds
  19. I'm all right, Skipper, declared Bobby, I'm going to get out of my bag right now. – Bobby of the Labrador by Dillon Wallace
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