carpetbag definition by Webster's New World
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an old-fashioned type of traveling bag, made of carpeting
of or having to do with carpetbaggers
carpetbag definition by American Heritage Dictionary
A traveling bag made of carpet fabric that was used chiefly in the United States during the 19th century.adjective