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Definition of Bag

Bag

  1. A sack or pouch, used for holding anything; as, a bag of meal or of money.
  2. 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.
  3. A sort of silken purse formerly tied about men's hair behind, by way of ornament.
  4. The quantity of game bagged.
  5. 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.
  6. To put into a bag; as, to bag hops.
  7. To seize, capture, or entrap; as, to bag an army; to bag game.
  8. To furnish or load with a bag or with a well filled bag.
  9. To swell or hang down like a full bag; as, the skin bags from containing morbid matter.
  10. To swell with arrogance.
  11. To become pregnant.

Bag Quotations

A woman is like a tea bag - you can't tell how strong she is until you put her in hot water.
Eleanor Roosevelt

Marriage is like putting your hand into a bag of snakes in the hope of pulling out an eel.
Leonardo da Vinci

You punch me, I punch back. I do not believe it's good for one's self-respect to be a punching bag.
Ed Koch

The base paths belonged to me, the runner. The rules gave me the right. I always went into a bag full speed, feet first. I had sharp spikes on my shoes. If the baseman stood where he had no business to be and got hurt, that was his fault.
Ty Cobb

Own only what you can always carry with you: know languages, know countries, know people. Let your memory be your travel bag.
Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn
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Bag Translations

bag in Afrikaans is tas
bag in Danish is taske
bag in Dutch is zak, tas
bag in German is Sack, Tasche, Koffer, Tasche, Beutel
bag in Italian is sacco, tasca, sacchetto, cartoccio, astuccio
bag in Latin is crumens, pera
bag in Norwegian is pose, sekk, veske
bag in Portuguese is saco
bag in Spanish is bolsillo, bolso, saco, bolse

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