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bag

bag

 
 
pronunciation:
baeg
parts of speech:
noun, verb
part of speech: noun
definition 1: a soft container made of cloth, paper, or leather, used to hold things; sack; pouch.
The bag of flour split open.
 
similar words:
pouch, sack
definition 2: a purse, suitcase, or other luggage carried by hand.
You left your bag on the bus.
similar words:
baggage, grip, handbag, luggage, pocketbook, purse, sack, suitcase
definition 3: the amount that a bag holds.
She ate a bag of popcorn.
 
part of speech: verb
inflections: bagged, bagging, bags
definition: to fill a bag with; put in a bag.
I bagged the food I bought at the market.
similar words:
enclose, pack, package, sack