- Word Combinations (noun), Word History
|part of speech:
||a carrying bag worn on the back and made of leather, canvas, nylon, or the like.
- similar words:
is where a soldier carried his food, which might have to be eaten quickly. "Knapsack" meant "eating bag" in the English spoken in the 1600s. Knap
comes from a German word that means "a bite" or "snap."