- Bag is defined as a container that can store items or be used to carry items.
- An example of a bag is a suitcase used on a trip.
- An example of a bag is Hershey kisses purchased in a plastic sack.
- The definition of bag is a woman who is ugly.
An example of a bag is a woman with warts, greasy hair and missing teeth.
- Bag means to stick out or to droop.
An example of bag is a shirt that is too large and hangs on a person.
- Bag is to move something into a sack.
An example of bag is to put shopping items into a sack.
- To bag is to succeed when competing.
An example of bag is when a person wins every running event at track and field day.
A black bag.
bag definition by Webster's New World
- a nonrigid container made of fabric, paper, leather, etc., with an opening at the top that can be closed; sack or pouch
- a piece of hand luggage; suitcase
- a woman's handbag or purse
- a container for game
- the amount of game caught or killed
- a bagful
- anything shaped like a bag
- any thing or part shaped or bulging like a bag: bags under the eyes, bags at trouser knees
- an udder or similar pouchlike membrane or sac
- Brit., Informal trousers
- ☆ Slang one's special sphere of interest, milieu, talent, obsession, etc.
Origin: < baggage, senseSlang an unattractive woman
- Baseball a base
Origin: Middle English bagge ; from Old Norse baggi
- to make bulge
- to enclose within a bag
- to seize; capture
- to kill in or as in hunting
- Slang to obtain or collect
- Slang to quit, forgo, or give up on: I bagged retail for a sales jobalso in the phrase bag it!
- to swell like a full bag
- to hang loosely
bag definition by American Heritage Dictionary
- a. A container of flexible material, such as paper, plastic, or leather, that is used for carrying or storing items.b. A handbag; a purse.c. A piece of hand luggage, such as a suitcase or satchel.d. An organic sac or pouch, such as the udder of a cow.
- An object that resembles a pouch.
- Nautical The sagging or bulging part of a sail.
- The amount that a bag can hold.
- An amount of game taken or legally permitted to be taken.
- Baseball A base.
- Slang An area of interest or skill: Cooking is not my bag.
- Slang A woman considered ugly or unkempt.
- To put into or as if into a bag.
- To cause to bulge like a pouch.
- To capture or kill as game: bagged six grouse.
- Informal To gain possession of; capture.
- Slang a. To fail to attend purposely; skip: bagged classes for the day and went to the beach.b. To stop doing or considering; abandon: bagged the idea and started from scratch.
- To pack items in a bag.
- To hang loosely.
- To swell out; bulge.
Origin: Middle English bagge, from Old Norse baggi.
- bagˈful noun
- bagˈger noun
bag - Medical Definition
bag - Phrases/Idioms
bag and baggageInformal
- with all one's possessions
- completely; entirely
be left holding the bag
in the bag
- â Slang having its success assured; certain
- â Slang drunk; intoxicated
bag and baggage
- With all one's belongings.
- To a complete degree; entirely.
- To cease discussion of an issue: Finally in disgust I told my debating opponent to bag it.
- To bring along one's lunch, as in a paper bag: I don't like cafeteria food, so I always bag it.
in the bag